Removals to Lithuania, require much organisation. As a former Soviet state, there are still many differences with Western Europe, but its cultural identity provides much of its unique charm. A stable and secure economy, Lithuania has lots of opportunities for workers within various industries, the country is a popular choice for many people looking to move overseas. To make your moving to Lithuania a success, you must prepare for the inevitable differences in lifestyle. To help you tick off your checklist and make sure you have everything covered here’s a basic guide to what you need to know about this Baltic state

A country which is both beautiful and modern, Lithuania is the largest of the trio of Baltic states and combines romantic culture with the technological revolution. The country has a land area of 22,500 square miles for fewer than three million inhabitants.  Lying along the southeastern coastline of the Baltic Sea, Lithuania’s climate is mild ranging from continental to maritime. In the winters, snow is common while the eastern areas can experience severe storms.

The countryside vistas are spectacular while the cities are ruthlessly efficient and modern. The traditional architecture provides a somewhat bohemian feel, creating the classic Lithuanian appearance which is so attractive. The quality of the abundant water supply is one of the highest in the world, as it comes from deep layers immune to surface pollution. Lithuania has been a member of the EU since 2004. It is part of the Schengen area and uses the Euro as currency. During the winter months, Lithuania is +2 GMT while in the summer it’s +3 GMT.

Moving to Lithuania – Work

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Lithuania suffered during the global recession but has bounced back remarkably well. Most job opportunities are concentrated in the cities and most significant towns such as Kaunas, Vilnius, Klaipeda, Panevėžys and Siauliai. There are multiple opportunities for those working in high technology fields. However, the Lithuanian Labour Exchange has also identified some occupations which are under-represented, such as:

  • Accountants
  • Bookkeepers
  • Sales Agents
  • Builders and carpenters
  • Engineers
  • Freight transport drivers
  • Industrial […]

Moving to Lithuania – Transport

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Vilnius is the main airport which most visitors will use, located in the city but Siauliai, Palanga and Kaunas are all also large airports. There are other five other airports within Lithuania, but these are typically for domestic flights only. Knowing how to get around is a big hurdle that you’ll need to overcome when you move to Lithuania. The good news is that travel is relatively uncomplicated and straightforward, […]

Moving to Lithuania – Where to live

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Lithuania remains an undiscovered gem: despite its advanced industries, there’s still plenty of room for expats moving to the country. The capital, Vilnius remains a popular choice to live. It offers a combination of traditional Lithuania culture together with all the contemporary conveniences. You will quickly find accommodation within a short distance of restaurants, bars and shopping malls, as well as the working district. If you’re looking for a quieter […]