- A Week In Lithuania - Aug. 2009

Introduction    Background    Machtas     Kaunas    Vilnius     Lietuva


The Hotel

The Cathedral

The Old Town

The Synagogue

The University

The President

The Parliament

Preview-visit to Vilnius-capital of independent Lithuania-2009-
European capital of culture-President House-parliament-the Seimas
old city-university-local synagogue-hotel
מבוא-וילנה-בירת ליטא העצמאית-2009-בירת התרבות של אירופה-בית הנשיאה-הפרלמנט-העיר העתיקה-האוניברסיטה-בית הכנסת-המלון Preview

This chapter tells the story
of the visit to Vilnius.
The capital of independent Lithuania
and in the year 2009
also European capital of culture.
The largest city of the country as well.

you can read for example about
State institutions of interest
such as the President House
and the parliament - the Seimas.

The picturesque old city is placed
just around the corner from the cathedral.
You can read about them both
and also about the hotel nearby.
The famous Vilnius university
was also visited by the group
as well as the local synagogue
serving the Jewish community of Vilnius.

Please note that this chapter
is about the inner city only.
sites in the surrounding area
can be found in the Lietuva chapter. Lietuva- Machtas - Lithuania - Macht - kaunas - Vilnius - Summer ליטא-ליטא  - טיול שורשים לליטא  - קובנה - וילנה  - קיץ  2009