St. John’s Day

Climate in medieval Lithuania

From the eighth century onwards, climate in Europe was becoming ever milder while the period from the 10th through the 13th century is often referred to as...

Palanga kicking off summer season with music and fun

As always, much of the chit-chats ahead of Palanga resort’s summer season kick-off this weekend were on the weather during the festival.

Old St. John’s Day traditions giving up to shashliks, beer and fireworks

Jumping over the traditional Midsummer bonfire and searches of the fern bloom in the modern times is more and more often accompanied with shashliks on the...