The Baltic Rim: Lithuania

Entering the Baltics, Bobby and I didn’t really know what to expect.  Unfortunately, as soon as we entered the country it started raining, making for a very dreary Lithuania travel day. We reached the city of Kaunas after a long day of driving, so we were happy to have a warm, dry bed to sleep in.  The next morning, we woke up to sounds of someone talking (screaming!) over a loudspeaker outside our window.  Little did we know, it was a city celebration of fitness, with group exercise classes and road races (5k and 10k) through the streets of Old Town Kaunas.  Bobby and I took a stroll through the city and took in the road races at a street side cafe.  We capped our Lithuania trip off by traveling to Siauliai and the famed “Hill of Crosses.”… [Read More]