"Orlikins Goes To Vilnius" Vilnius by orlikins
Vilnius Travel Guide: 1,745 reviews and 3,598 photos
A rather smart city with lots of young people and wow the shopping!!! I'd certainly go back there again. My lasting impression of Vilnius is a young, studenty, vibrant city with cheap drink, steep hills and *very* dodgy toilets.
When we got out of Vilnius train station we saw old fat women selling clothes and one of them used this big huge mama of a bra as kind of a basket, full of wares. It had to be at least a G-cup!
We arrived in Vilnius in the 2nd week of our sojourn around the Baltics, around 4.30 am off the nightrain from Riga and stayed for 2 nights.
Vilnius has excellent shopping, Gedimino street is girly heaven :) This street is directly opposite the cathedral in the city centre. Facing the cathedral, going to the right, you will come across the beautiful Vilnius University.
I recommend that you get Vilnius In Your Pocket when you arrive, it's really useful, has excellent reviews & recommendations and cuts out all the crap.
- In a nutshell:Very scenic, will be a hot destination in a few years time!
V nice little cafe with coffee, samovars and luxury chocolates after a hard days shopping :) mmmm....chocolate.... more travel advice
Well you'll see from the various tourist brochures that Uzupis grandly calls itself the "Montmartre of Vilnius". I dont... more travel advice
- Best shopping st
- Amber trail
- See All Night train
- Lithuanian Irish bar
orlikins' Related Pages
Vilnius Travel Guide
Member Travel Pages
- "Very friendly, very historical and inexpensive :-)"
- "Vilnius - City of Churches"
- "Vilnius - mix of cultures"
- "The Wonderful Vilnius"
- "Vilnius - my grandparents' love"
- "THREE CAPITALS IN FIVE DAYS"
- "Vilnius in the springtime"
- See All...
- Things to Do in Vilnius
- Hotels in Vilnius
- Transportation in Vilnius
- Nightlife in Vilnius
- Restaurants in Vilnius
- Shopping in Vilnius
- Warnings and Dangers in Vilnius
- See All...
Badges & Stats in Vilnius
- 18 Reviews
- 13 Photos
- 7 Forum posts
- 23 Comments
- See All Stats
- See All Badges (10)
Have you been to Vilnius?Share Your Travels
Latest Activity in Vilnius
Top 10 Pages
- Dublin Intro, 102 reviews, 127 photos, 4 travelogues
- Ireland Intro, 61 reviews, 46 photos
- Kilkenny Intro, 36 reviews, 49 photos, 1 travelogue
- Top 5 Page for this destination Limerick Intro, 46 reviews, 37 photos, 1 travelogue
- Howth Intro, 26 reviews, 57 photos, 2 travelogues
- Belfast Intro, 31 reviews, 43 photos, 1 travelogue
- Paris Intro, 36 reviews, 34 photos
- Amsterdam Intro, 31 reviews, 38 photos
- County Limerick Intro, 31 reviews, 33 photos, 1 travelogue
- Wexford Intro, 34 reviews, 25 photos