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Complimentary Tours

Apr 8, 2015 | | Say something

Three of Lithuania’s World Heritage properties – the Curonian Spit, the Kernavė Archaeological Site and the Old Town of Vilnius will be offered for the delegates and guests to visit. Excursions to Lithuanian national parks (Aukštaitija national park, Dzūkija national park and Žemaitija national park) will be offered as well. Please get acquainted with the […more]

optional excursions

Apr 8, 2015 | | Say something

Three of Lithuania’s World Heritage properties – the Curonian Spit, the Kernavė Archaeological Site and the Old Town of Vilnius will be offered for the delegates and guests to visit. Excursions to Lithuanian national parks (Aukštaitija national park, Dzūkija national park and Žemaitija national park) will be offered as well. Please get acquainted with the […more]

economy

Apr 7, 2015 |

Lithuania’s economy has been growing at one of the highest growth rates in Europe. In 2005, the GDP grew steadily by 7.5%, as compared to the year 2004, and amounted to 20, 49 milliard euros. The growth in domestic demand, investment and exports of goods and services are the main contributors to this boom. Membership […more]

Foreign policy

Apr 7, 2015 |

New challenges unfold as Lithuania enters the European Union and NATO. Active and committed membership of the EU and NATO, enhanced cooperation within the Baltic Sea region, good and viable relations with the EU’s neighbouring countries and other regions worldwide emerge as top foreign policy priorities of today’s Lithuania. Fast integration into global markets and […more]

the state

Apr 7, 2015 |

The Republic of Lithuania is an independent democratic state expressing the common will and interests of its people. The foundations of the social system were layed by the Constitution of the Republic of Lithuania adopted in 1992, by a referendum which also establishes the rights, freedoms and obligations of citizens. Under that law, sovereign state […more]

In brief

Apr 7, 2015 |

Location On the eastern shore of the Baltic Sea. The National Geographical Institute of France determined in 1989 that the geographical centre of Europe lies 24 km northwest of Vilnius. Area 65,300 sq. km. Climate Maritime/continental. Average July temperature: +17.7°C; January: – 4.9°C. Time GMT + 2 hours. When it’s 12:00 in Vilnius, it’ll be […more]

registration

Apr 7, 2015 |

Delegates are strongly advised to register no later than 12 May 2006, to allow sufficient time for administrative arrangements and printing of ID badges by the Lithuanian Organising Committee.

restaurants

Apr 7, 2015 | | Say something

The restaurant Riverside, the Sky Bar and the lobby bar will be available in the Reval Hotel Lietuva. There are also many restaurants near the Reval Hotel Lietuva, serving various types of cuisine: Chinese (Kinija, Konstitucijos Ave 12), French (Terra Eldorado, Holiday Inn Vilnius, Šeimyniskių 1), Japanese (Miyako, shopping centre Europa, Konstitucijos Ave 7a), Lithuanian […more]

time and weather

Apr 7, 2015 |

Time Time in Lithuania is two hours ahead of Greenwich Mean Time (GMT). Weather The climate in Lithuania is continental and marine. The weather is normally mild and pleasant with an average July temperature of +23º C during the day and +14°C at night. However, sometimes temperatures can go up to +30º C. Rain is […more]

Health

Apr 7, 2015 |

Lithuania has no health risks. A Medical Advisory Centre will be available in the Reval Hotel Lietuva and its Conference centre. In case of emergency, medical service will be provided to the delegates. It is necessary to have a valid health insurance. It is safe to drink tap water throughout Lithuania. However, for those who […more]