Monthly Archives: August 2004

Grabowo encounter with the ‘English Translator” *wink*

It has been a long and tiring day with cloudy and gloomy sky. Almost did a hundred kilometers in the gray, amid cold wind and some drizzle. We had wanted to go on farther, but the ‘welcoming’ cold simply urged … Continue reading

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Suwalki wita !!

Welcome to Poland! Our first house and first night in Poland was in Suwalki … Krzysztof and his son, Kyzysiek in the kitchen The old stove now used merely to supply heat to the whole house Krzysztof’s house, besides a … Continue reading

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Lithuania folk musician

It was just amazing how our encounters with the Lithuanians had been. We were starting to have lunch outside Kaunas when we met Virgis. In fact, it was Virgis who approached us for a chat. Minutes later, we were invited … Continue reading

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Learning from a 13 years old boy

Besides being self-sufficient, some families were able to sell their own produce during the summer. We met one such family in Medeksioi – the Lembertais. Throughout the summer, Linas & his sister Milda will help out with his mother, Angelie … Continue reading

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Sedova … Pilioniai …

Rokas & Paulius are from the capital but have been spending their summer in their grandparents’ farm in Pilioniai Grandma digging for potatoes Having our lunch in Pilioniai. Although we had our own food, we were offered cucumbers and tomatoes … Continue reading

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Tom Sawyer’s nite in Lithuania

Since young we have been reading about Tom Sawyer but we never dream that one day, we can live like he once did (though he’s a fictionous character … haa). We slept on hay, yes! dried hay that is for … Continue reading

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Rainbow!

This could not have happen in Singapore…. a full semi-circled and bright rainbow! Wow … makes cycling on the lengthy roads so much more colourful Wouldn’t you like to be in the same place at the same time with us … Continue reading

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Radviliskis encounter

Being drew by the looks of tasty cookies (haha.. yet again!), we met a kind man and his wife… ‘Please come in and try some’… haha even before buying, we got some sampling! How can we resist the temptation!?! The … Continue reading

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Lithuania mama found :)

Putting the shadows passed us, we have arrived inLithuania. It was cold again, but our lady luck shone once more in upon us Our Lithuania mama! She was ever so lively and simply joyful to be around. She never allows … Continue reading

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May not be a misfortune afterall

Well, it’s not really that bad as I gave more thoughts to it. I believe at that moment, if something has to be taken, I’m glad it was my bag. Inside there are some clothes, though kind of sentimental and … Continue reading

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