• Latvia

    Latvia and the Latvian way of life

    When in Rome you must do as the Romans do and accept the local customs if they are not immoral. St. Vincent de Paul My English professor was always quoting this man. Latvians, nevertheless a very tiny nation, have some truly unique customs that will surprise even the most experienced travellers. Many people have no clue about Latvia. The best chances are they have heard of Riga somewhere in eastern Europe. Do you mean Lithuania? Do you speak Russian? Sorry, what? These are the common questions I receive after telling I come from Latvia. There are many facts you probably don´t know. Latvia’s internet speeds are among the fastest in…