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Address: Vilnius, Lithuania
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Vilnius Walking Tour: Old Town, Uzupis and Lithuanian Brewery

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Some good grafitti but not overly exciting

Uzupis was nice to visit and the mermaid and angel are worth seeing as well as some of the excellent graffiti but I didn't get the vibe of Christiania in Copenhagen and it just... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 23, 2015
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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015 NEW

Uzupis was nice to visit and the mermaid and angel are worth seeing as well as some of the excellent graffiti but I didn't get the vibe of Christiania in Copenhagen and it just felt a little run down in places. Worth a quick visit but nothing more.

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

What is this place? I understand it's some sort of faux-revolutionary wannabe republic of Bohemian something-or-other but where does it make this clear? It appears to just be another neighbourhood in Vilnius. I mean don't get me wrong, I love Vilnius, but why this little section of it gets so much attention is beyond me. I've been twice at completely... More 

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Bucharest, Romania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

Vilnius is by far the most amazing city I've ever been to! art is present everywhere on the streets, young people are always walking or creating something. when I found out about the republic of Uzupis, I was amazed! It is a mock republic, created by the artistic community as a rebellion against the society. they have their national day:... More 

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Vilnius, Lithuania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Would suggest a walk to Uzupis if you have atleast half a day at hand while at Vilnius, the route by itself, from the Gediminas Tower / Cathedral / Old town square is worth a leisure stroll. The rickety bridge over River Vilnia which leads you into Uzupis reminded me of the pic i had conjured in my mind while... More 

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Vilnius, Lithuania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

There’s not a huge amount of official to do's list here therefore the best way to discover spirit of Užupis - known as the Republic of Užupis, is basically an artist’s quarter surrounded by the Vilnelė River - is slowly scroll down the streets, spend some time in one of few local cosy restaurants, take a look to the backyards... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

The Republic of Užupis is a very small quarter in the easter part of Vilnius. It apparently has its own foreign minister, constitution (on the wall on Paupio gatvė), and parliament building (Užupio Kavinė restaurant), but it doesn't take itself too seriously. A great area in Vilnius for a drink by the river or some food in a cozy, little... More 

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Miami Beach, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

I walked through this area on a beautiful Sunday afternoon. I was more impressed with some of the graffiti art around Vilnius than the art in this area.

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Moscow, Moscow City, Russia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Full of small bars, beautifully dressed people, very quite and friendly - people don't even put curtains on their windows. Very small, isolated, full of old building, galleries and hipsters on bicycles. Though it all looks very natural and not snobbish. Definitely must visit!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

If you expect to enter a hippy heaven, you would be disappointed with meeting a drowsy idleness. Almost a desert place. Just a few quiet junkies and some neck-nuzzler. The only funny day must be the 1st of April, the feast day.

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Brisbane, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

We were told that a walk through Uzupis would be nice with artists. We did on the Sunday afternoon and while it didn't have the same crowds as the old town it was rather quiet and no thriving Mecca of artists, but it was a pleasant enough stroll. We just continued walking to the top of Uzupio Gatve and cutting... More 

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