The Lampa conversational Festival

18 Jul 2024

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One week ago the city of Cesis, in the Vidzeme region, welcomed the Lampa Festival, a yearly conversational forum founded in 2015. [gallery columns="1" size="large" ...
09 Jul 2024

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Often referred to as the national drink of Latvia, Balsam is a popular liquor that has received over a hundred awards. Balsam was invented by the pharmacist Abraham Kunze in ...
08 Jul 2024

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Latvia is a country fit for foodies. A fusion of European and Russian cuisine, the Latvian national cuisine is based on high-quality ingredients typical of Latvia. Here is a ...
02 Jul 2024

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On a cold Saturday morning, I jumped on a bus heading towards the tip of Cape Kolka, on the coast of the Gulf of Riga. As I started to read about the history of Latvia after ...
28 Jun 2024

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Лиговать is a verb you could only encounter when celebrating Ligo in Latvia. Ligo (Лиго) is the midsummer feast celebrated in Latvia every year at the end of June. You can ...
24 Jun 2024

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Founded in 1998, the Riga Opera Festival is a yearly tradition every classical music enthusiast should know about. The festival in a nutshell The festival takes place in ...
19 Jun 2024

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It had been two years since I left Riga, so when the opportunity to go back came up, I did not hesitate! How does it feel to be back in Latvia? Riga is even more beautiful ...