Category: Articles about Latvia

Nightclubs and Bars in Riga 0

Nightclubs and Bars in Riga

Riga is very popular of its nightlife, and it is not hard to imagine why… Entrance in clubs are mostly free, drinks are at reasonable place, and the working hours are usually till late...

Latvian Birch Sap 0

Latvian Birch Sap

If you come to Latvia in spring time, you must try Birch Sap or even Sparkling Birch Wine! It is a healthy drink that Latvians drink during Early springtime to improve their health. Popular...

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Flag of Latvia

Flag of Latvia is characterized as carmine red (sometimes called Latvian red) with white horizontal stripe. It was used by independent Latvia from 1918 until 1940 when it was occupied by the Soviet Union....

The Freedom Monument 0

The Freedom Monument

Latvian Freedom Monument is a memorial that symbolizes freedom, independence and sovereignty of Latvia. It was unveiled on November 18, 1935 during the first independence of Latvia. Monument was almost demolished at the beginning...

Latvian Cuisine 0

Latvian Cuisine

Latvian traditional food is mainly mild without much seasoning, usually features meat. Fish is also popular because Latvia is located on the coast of the sea. Some of the popular and traditional Latvian dishes are: Potatoes...

Public Holidays in Latvia 0

Public Holidays in Latvia

Latvians apart from Christmas, New Year celebration and Easter have other holidays as well, such as notable days for the country and Midsummer celebration – Līgo, which is the most popular nationwide traditional celebration...

Where is Latvia 0

Where is Latvia

Location of Latvia on a map #WhereIsLatvia Everybody often keeps asking “Where is Latvia?”. Basically, Latvia is located in Europe next to Russia.  Countries that border with Latvia Latvia lies on the eastern shores of the...

Facts about Latvia 0

Facts about Latvia

Sport Favorite sport in Latvia is ice hockey. Most popular Latvian ice hockey team is “Rigas Dynamo” which plays in KHL. Latvian hockey fans are popular in world for their love to hockey. Time...

Cities in Latvia 0

Cities in Latvia

Capital city of Latvia is Riga with a population of 658 640 people. In total there are 9 cities in Latvia. List of cities in Latvia by population City Population Rīga 658 640 Daugavpils 93...

Wage in Latvia 0

Wage in Latvia

Even though Latvia is in European Union the average wage is small compared to the more wealthy European nations such as UK and France, however the trend is that the level of the wage...