Out of Darkness – Jenny Kagan exhibition Halifax, UK

out of darkness

We spend a lot of our time waxing lyrical about how wonderful Lithuania is; how the architecture impresses us, the nature inspires us, the superb hotels and restaurants spoil us, and how impressively this small country has moved on since independence from the former Soviet Union in 1991 – yes only 1991! In leaps and […]

Our ‘War and Peace’ journey – in the footsteps of the BBC

War and Peace in wintery Vilnius Lithuania

As Pierre Bezukhov strides up to the front door of Natasha Rostova, the inevitable romantic conclusion of the stunning BBC drama ‘War & Peace’ is upon us – with a heavy sense of unwelcome closure. Our Baltic Holidays ‘War and Peace’ journey has lasted rather a lot longer than the 6 weeks of episodes. From […]

Baltic Christmas Markets – Tallinn, Riga & Vilnius in one tour!

Tallinn Christmas Market

The season to be jolly is within sight. Children have started drafting Christmas lists, parents watch on terrified of buying too early in case that list should change, talk about who’s hosting this year has started, and speculation about weather patterns imply there might just be a ‘white Christmas’ this year… Whether you’re supremely organised for […]

A family holiday in Lithuania & Latvia – May 2015

A family holiday in the Baltics is cheap, cheerful & cultural – perfect for kids, parents & grandparents! Having travelled to the Baltic countryside with the family, for the last ten, or so, years, we are used to what to expect. High standard cute wooden cabin accommodation, delicious food at a quarter of the cost […]

Vacation in Europe – more for your money in 2015!

Trakai Castle, Lithuania a highlight of a vacation in Europe

Now is the time to visit Europe. Exchange rates are so favorable for visiting Europe that you can enjoy affordable upgrades at hotels, eat out at top restaurants, buy treats to take home, or simply benefit from spending less money on your vacation! Eastern Europe was never going to bust your budget in the first […]