interest in the land to grow all the time, and more and more finns also travel there. Before the trip is good access to the destination country, so here's a few facts interesting to the middle items.1. Basketball is one
Basketball is Lithuania's national sport, and the country has a small resident numbers in spite of the value of tournament success measured as a basketball superpower. NBA athletes populous half of Finland, a smaller nation has produced many times more.
the Lithuanian basketball legends are among other things, Darius Songaila , Arvydas Sabonis , Domantas Sabonis , Zydrunas Ilgauskas , Jonas Valančiūnas , Linas Kleiza and Domantas Sabonis .2. Lithuania is Europe's oldest language
the Lithuanian language is older than, for example, the Greek, the Latin or the German language. It also has more age than any of the celtic or slavic languages. Many a linguist even believes that the Lithuanian language is the oldest still living languages. The oldest of it is at least.3. Liettussa is also Europe's oldest oak
the Lithuanian countryside, in the former Stelmužė Manor park, an increase of reportedly Europe's oldest oak. It is the same European aged more trees. Oak is expected to be at least 1500 years, if not 2,000 years old. This means that January has seen the ancient Roman empire, destruction, dark ages, and watched even the crusades.in Lithuania, to eat a lot of bread. Mostphotos4. Dark bread tastes lithuanians.
the lithuanians are passionate bakers, and great dark bread friends. During the year, the Lithuanian eats an average of 110 pounds of dark bread.
Lithuanian bread skills to delight others, for Example, the traditional Lithuanian rye bread, with caraway seeds and kalmojuurta, awarded in London the best possible honor, i.e. three stars in London’s Great Tastes awards.5. Folk beliefs live in Lithuania
Lithuania was the last European christianity turned the state. Pagan times has been left to live many people think of black, like these:Inside is not worth the whistle, because it is believed to attract up little devils.If you want to get married, don't just sit in the corner of the table.Before buccal injection should brown bread on top sprinkle the salt, because it brings good luck.If a bird poops on your head, will you impossibly rich.If you dropped accidentally knives to the ground, you will get soon a male guest, and if again the fork, the guest is a woman.When your ear begins to red, is it a sign that someone is talking bad about you. When the warmth again you feel the cheekbones, complimenting someone, somewhere you profusely.A broken mirror does not mean bad luck. Himself does not want to admire the broken looking glass, because it knows the beauty of loss.Tobacco should never ignite the candle. If it collapses, dying sailor somewhere far away.Lithuanian is the official national fragrance
Lithuania is reportedly the only country in the world, which is defined in its own national fragrance. Lithuania's fragrance was launched in 2010 and it combines the fresh natural flowers, ginger, raspberry and musk.
Source: the Lithuanian state tourism officeTrakai island castle near Vilnius belongs to lithuania's favorite attractions. Mostphotos