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Celebrating 700 Years of Vilnius: An Overview

2022 10 07

Blog Title: Celebrating 700 Years of Vilnius: An Overview


Blog Introduction: It's been a long and storied history, but this year marks the 700th anniversary of Vilnius' founding. As one of the oldest cities in Europe, Vilnius has always been known for its rich culture and vibrant nightlife. But now, it is also known as an emerging business center that is quickly becoming an attractive destination for entrepreneurs and businesses looking to establish themselves in a new city. To celebrate the 700th anniversary of Vilnius, we’ll explore what makes this city such a great place to visit and do business.


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Why Visit or Do Business in Vilnius?

Vilnius offers something for everyone who visits or chooses to do business here. For starters, it is home to some of the most beautiful architecture in all of Europe, including St. Anne’s Church, Gediminas Tower, and the Cathedral Basilica of St. Stanislaus and St. Vladislav. Those looking for an active nightlife will find plenty to do as well; Vilnius is home to numerous bars and clubs that offer up some of the best entertainment in all of Eastern Europe.


But there are other reasons why you should consider visiting or doing business in Vilnius as well; firstly, it is one of the most affordable cities in Europe with prices on goods ranging from food to entertainment being significantly lower than other major European capitals like London or Paris. Secondly, Vilnius is one of the most technologically advanced cities in Europe which makes it a great place for entrepreneurs and businesses looking to take advantage of new technologies such as blockchain or artificial intelligence (AI). Lastly, it boasts a highly educated workforce with over 50% of people having at least some college education – perfect for companies who need access to highly skilled labor pools.


What are Some Events & Festivals?

During this special 700th anniversary year, there will be plenty events and festivals going on throughout the city celebrating its history and culture. One event that everyone should check out is “Vilnius Live” which is taking place March 25-28th at City Hall Square where visitors can experience music from local artists as well as international guests DJ’s from across Europe alongside interactive installations meant to celebrate creativity within art and technology mediums – perfect for getting into the spirit! Additionally there will be several events taking place throughout Summer 2021 that have yet-to-be announced but will surely provide plenty more opportunities for visitors to get involved with this historic celebration!



As you can see, there are many exciting things happening this year due to the 700th anniversary celebration taking place in Vilnius! Whether you’re looking for a unique travel destination or an ideal location for your business venture – make sure you include Vilnius on your list! With its beautiful architecture, vibrant nightlife scene, affordability compared to other major European capitals along with its technological advancement – there truly isn’t any better time than now to visit or set up shop here! Don’t miss out on all these amazing opportunities – plan your trip today!

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