Schools make strong bounds. In 2012 our master class counted a small group of students, so I met Alessandro quite easily. He is from Tuscany and apparently we then followed a very similar path. We both attended a master in … Continue reading Buongiorno San Paolo: Italians Living Abroad Making Great Podcasts!
A couple of months ago, on 15min, I read an article about this Italian guy making a 170km path standing on his paddle board, following the course of River Neris, from Vilnius to Kaunas. Lithuanian media covered widely Andrea’s adventures … Continue reading Italian Forrest Gump Paddling Across Lithuania
When I decided to learn a Lithuanian song and participate to the event I have talked about earlier on the choice was not an easy one. I had to balance the will to do something difficult and new to the … Continue reading Just 3 Lithuanian Songs
I rarely use capital letters but time has come for me to do so. Last week I have eaten the best Vilnius pizza and I am here to say to you where you can taste it. When I wrote about my … Continue reading THE Best Place Where to Eat Pizza in Vilnius (2019)
It was a beautiful warm summery evening when, last year, I attended (as a spectator) an event organized to promote Lithuanian culture within foreigners living in Lithuania. Poetic Umbrella (Under Lithuanian Culture and Language Umbrella, to be correct) is an … Continue reading Hacking Lithuanian Through Songs [+ Lyrics Translated]
I was stuck (we all are, at a certain point). I had joined a level that allowed me to have a colloquial conversation about everyday life, in Lithuanian. At that point I mentally laid down on a couch, turned on … Continue reading Hacking Lithuanian Language Through Podcasts [+ Bonus]
Summer is coming. There are days when Lithuania is hotter than Italy and spring is rapidly exploding all around. In Italy I was mainly eating white bread and kept doing it for a longtime also here. In Lithuania they eat … Continue reading On Rye Bread, Gira and Lithuanian Summer
It’s Easter time! And in Lithuania we do it our way! I was wondering what was like to spend this period of the year in this beautiful country and finally found out the two Easter things that were new or … Continue reading Lithuanian Easter Things!
Some days ago I posted my article about awful edible things found in Lithuania into Foreigners in Vilnius, a very active Facebook community known practically to every foreigner in the town that has something like 13.334 members. When I opened … Continue reading 3 Very Best Lithuanian Dishes (so far)
The myth behind Vilnius foundation has something more interesting than average. If you look at the map the place where Lithuanian capital is located may look silly. In a blind test, you would probably point in the middle of the … Continue reading What is the Coat of Arms of Vilnius?