Category Archives: Lithuania, Druskininkai

Druskininkai … walking around (and taking the odd selfie) with Lenin in Lithuania’s Grūtas Park a.k.a ‘Stalin World Theme Park’

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I have come across some interesting and sometimes bizarre exhibitions on my travels, but a collection of Communist-era statues dotted around the estate of an eccentric mushroom farmer is certainly one of the most unique I’ve seen to date. Grūtas … Continue reading

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Druskininkai … the Lithuanian spa town ‘carving’ a unique identity for itself (thanks to the wood sculptor Antanas Česnulis)

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If the Orthodox Joy of All who Sorrow church in the Lithuanian spa town of Druskininkai had cheeks, I would have gleefully pinched them whilst cooing uncontrollably at their utter cuteness. This charming nineteenth century little church that stands in … Continue reading

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