PostErasmus+ feelings – I was in Prague again!

When I look back, it feels like a dream… Sometimes I even doubt if that happened… It is very hard to describe how it feels to be back in a place where I spent a year! It’s been a long time since I haven’t been here. Prague is a place where I spent the whole…

My Summer 2018

This summer was incredible, just like a Summer of 100th Year of Latvia needs to be! Usually, we go for a vacation trip to an exotic place but this time we had such a nice weather here in Latvia that we didn’t even think about going somewhere else. However, before the summer started I was thinking…

Top 10 Things to see in Riga

1.Old Town  There are so many things to see. If you want to then I would suggest just relax, go for a walk and get lost in those narrow streets. I am more than sure that they will take you to a nice place. You should not miss the House of the Blackheads, St.Peter’s church,…

Līgo (Jāņi) – Latvian midsummer festival

What is it?  Līgo (Jāņi) is a Latvian tradition to celebrate the shortest night and the longest day. That is a celebration of the summer solstice. Originally Līgo/Jāņi was a festival for pagan farmers that existed long before the arrival of Christianity. These traditions are still alive. When is it?  Every year we celebrate the night from…

Latvian Song and Dance festival

Latvian Song and Dance festival is a Latvian tradition since 1873. It is happening once in 5 years. This Latvian Song and Dance festival was even more special because this is 100th anniversary year of Latvia. Latvia was founded in 1918. I would like to tell you about this special event and I will try…

The best way how to explore the city

I am going to tell you the best way how to explore the city. And these tips are going to be universal! You can use them no matter which city you visit. They work! And they will lead you for the best experience and the best memories! 1. Get lost. Trust me, it really works!…

Spontaneous night kayaking in Riga

That was a great but spontaneous choice to go for a night kayaking in Riga. Even a half an hour before I had to leave, I was doubting about doing it. But in the end, I took the right decision. It was a warm night, well how warm you can imagine a night at the…

How to spend 4 great days in Riga

Day 1. It depends on how and what time you arrive there. If you arrive in the morning then first thing would be to make sure everything is okay with your accommodation. Put your stuff there and get ready to go for a walk! If you arrive early enough to explore Old Town of Riga…

Must-try foods and drinks in Latvia

Everyone loves food! And in different countries and places, food is going to be different! So I will let you know about the things you should try and eat when you visit Latvia. We can discuss about national dishes, are these Latvian or not, but I consider these Latvian and, in my opinion, you should try…

Travel and Inspiration Quotes worth to follow

“Traveling – it leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller.” /Ibn Battuta/ “Better to see something once than hear about it a thousand times!”  “Adventure may hurt you but monotony will kill you.”  “To Travel is to Live!” /Hans Christian Andersen/ “Work, Travel, Save, Repeat” “The most beautiful in the world is, of course, the…