Medieval meets modern in Lithuanian countryside

  • 2006-07-12
  • By Tassos Coulaloglou
If you think you need scuba gear or a degree in archeology to go treasure hunting, then you're in for a surprise. Buried somewhere on the grounds of the Norviliskiu Castle are 18,000 gold coins, which could be yours if you dig in the right place. But finding buried booty isn't the only reason you should fire up the family car.What truly makes this place a hidden gem are the activities and atmosphere that are on offer at this newly reopened and renovated medieval castle. Standing on a hill near the Belarusian border a mere 80 kilometers from Vilnius, Norviliskiu Castle is an absolute de...
 
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