Klaipeda Travel Guide

Lithuania, Klaipeda Guide (B): Klaipeda Travel Guide

Klaipeda is one of the topmost places to visit in western Lithuania. Renowned for it’s wonderful old town, ice free port and unique character, the city is worth travelling to. And it sits by the beautiful Baltic coast!

I promise the city will impress you with its beautiful architecture, cobbled streets and sandy beaches. Above all, it’s brimming with culture, local legends and an increasingly good food scene. I can’t think of a better place for a Jazz Festival or the amazing Sea Feast. The latter is an explosion of colour, sounds and smells and brings everyone together for three days of full on festivities.

Klaipeda isn’t just a lovely harbour city. Its rich historic past stretches back to 1252 when the Teutonic Order established the city of Memel.

First of all, during the Seven-year war from 1757 until 1762, the city belonged to the Russian Empire. Afterwards, in 1807-1808 Klaipeda became part of Prussia and a royal family residence. Eventually, after WWI, Klaipeda joined the Republic of Lithuania. However, the Soviet Union succeeded in seizing Lithuania in 1945. ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: Klaipeda Travel Guide
Guide Location: Lithuania » Klaipeda
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Sight(s) featured in this guide: Theatre Square   Drama Theatre   Friedricho Pasažas   Magic Mouse   Black Ghost   Chain Bridge   Sculpture Park   Mazvydas Promenade   Botanical Garden   Little Mermaid   Smiltyne beach   Dino Park   Monai   MOMO Grill   Meat Lovers   Senamiestis   Viva La Vita   Restaurant XII   Vanilės Namai   Kavos Architektai   Friedrich Arcade   Klaipeda Hostel   Memel Hotel   Michaelsons Boutique Hotel   Old Mill Hotel  
Author: Charlie Stamp
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