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The city with many names: Split in Croatian, Spalato in Italian, Spalatro in Dalmatian, Ασπάλαθος Aspálatos in ancient Greek. Whichever name you decide to use, you should know that all of them come from the calicotome spinosa, a very common plant for this area whose seeds are used to produce a fragrant oil.

Italy is one of the most popular tourist destinations. Usually people go to the well known places, big cities, but Italy is more than that. The south of Italy is the perfect feel the real scent of the country, the one with less foreigners as in the north, more authentic I’d say. One of the richest archeological regions of Italy is actually Apulia. 

If you will ask someone what can you see in Lithuania, you can be sure that one of the first attractions that they will mention, will be Trakai. Trakai castle is located on an island in Lake Galve. Its construction begun in the 14th century and it was one of the main centres of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania. Why should you visit it? 1. It is the only water castle in all Eastern Europe 2. It is a symbol of Lithuanian tourism 3. It is considered to be one of the most beautiful castles of Lithuania 4. There are a lot of legends around this place 5. It is an incredible architectural example of Gothic style 6. It is the place where you can eat the real kibinai.