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Šarūnas Jasikevičius, head coach of Kaunas “Žalgiris”, is proposed to be declared an Honorary Citizen of Kaunas city. Kaunas Mayor Visvaldas Matijošaitis made this proposal at the beginning of this week. The Kaunas City Municipality Award Committee approved this proposal in the middle of week. The Kaunas City Council will make the final decision next[…]

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Very soon all of the attention of Kaunas citizens and the city itself will be orientated to “Laisvės alėja”, where the new cultural-historical object will soon be launched. There will be a unique artistic Lighting Installation here. This will be commemorated by the monument to Jan Zwartendijk (1896-1976), the Dutch Honorary Consul and the “Philips”[…]

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During couple years, Kaunas became cleaner and continues this beautiful and meaningful tradition. To unite all Kaunas citizens loving their city to take part in mass cleansing campaign Clearing up Kaunas. This year this event is organized on the 21th of April, Saturday, from 10:00. This year the most attention will be paid to city’s[…]

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Forgotten and abandoned for many years, Aleksotas observation deck is to be reborn for a new life. Reconstruction of the preferred location of Kaunas citizens’ have begun this week, which will colour the place with new shades. After the reconstruction of the observation deck it will be easy to reach the place not only by[…]

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Reconstruction works have begun in Savanorių Prospect which leads to Kaunas City centre. New pavements and new cycle lanes will be set over the entire prospect by the end of the year. First of all, old asphaltic coatings between Savanorių and Taikos prospects will be replaced.  The most significant accent of the reconstruction in Savanorių[…]

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It became a tradition to decorate Kaunas city areas with attributes relevant to this celebration before Easter. The most visited places in the city – Laisvės alėja fountain and Kaunas Castle – attract the attention of Kaunas City residents and visitors with giant and colourful Easter Eggs. Easter Eggs 6 metres high and 4.5 metres[…]

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This year, the very few blooming Japanese cherry trees on the Nemunas island will be enriched with fifty bigger trees of same kind. They are donated to the city by the Japan Cherry Blossoms Association, symbolizing the friendship between their country and the city of Kaunas. Citizens of Kaunas are also invited to become a[…]

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On March 2 – 28, Kaunas invites everyone to get to know the culture of Francophonie countries. Francophonie unites countries and regions where the main or predominant language is French. Throughout March people of Kaunas will have the opportunity to get to know France, Canada, Switzerland, and Francophonie countries of Africa better. On March 2,[…]

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May Kaunas City always remain the symbol of Lithuanian strength. 07/03/98

Former President of Lithuania Valdas Adamkus

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