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Five things to do for free in Riga

People who know me well will know that I like to travel on a budget, and there is nowhere better to do so than Eastern Europe. 1,221 more words

European History

Ohrid, Lake it or not

Wednesday – Our bus from Skopje to Ohrid wasn’t leaving till 11am, so we had time to get ourselves shorted to leave in the morning, and not have to rush to the bus station. 1,814 more words


Nica Traditional Costumes

The most defining characteristic of Latvian female costume is the large woolen rectangular shawl, called the Villaine. This is pinned closed with a large round brooch, as you can see in the photos above, and sometimes more than one. 84 more words