Lithuania

Joined the EU 2003. Not a founder of it

Was Lithuania part of Russia?

Actually, it was. For over 100 years, it was part of Russia, and then split.

Location

Lithuania was east of the Baltic Sea, and south of Finland, Estonia, and Latvia.
The gold on the flag means the fields, the green is the countryside, and red is the blood shed for the country

Cities

The Capitol city is Vilnus. Other recognizable cities are Kaunas, Klaipeda, Siauliai, and Alytus.

Tourism

People should go to Birstonas because the have elegant relaxing spas.

Geography

Lithuania is south of Latvia, and east of the Baltic Sea.

Government type

Lithuania's government type is parliamentary democracy. It is pretty much like our government.

Currency

The Lithuanian currency is the lita

Interesting facts

They celebrate shrove day. (pancake day)

3.6 million people live there.

Part of 3 baltic states.