Daily Archives: August 12, 2018

Sun 12 Aug – Kaunas to Vilnius via Vilkija

We all stayed up way too late last night, working, communicating with friends, family and clients. This morning we made our groggy way to our next stop: Vilkija. We knew that the synagogue was no longer standing and that it … Continue reading

Posted in Eastern European Travel, Genealogy, Jewish Genealogy

Sat 11 Aug – Vilijampolė, Raseiniai, Grinkiškis and Krakės

We had been keeping an eye on the weather all week, partly because we knew the archives were not air conditioned and we wanted to make sure we were dressed coolly enough, and partly out of general curiosity. We had … Continue reading

Posted in Eastern European Travel, Genealogy, Jewish Genealogy