Latvia has many wonderful craftspeople, who continue to make beautiful things despite the toughest time for business in many years. Here are the stories of three hardworking masters of their trade, who have some perfect Christmas gifts for your friends and family.
Philip Birzulis, 24.11.2020
On November 18, Latvians will fly their maroon and white flag with pride to celebrate Independence Day. Now, meet a man who dared to raise the banner during the Soviet occupation, epitomising his people’s unbreakable spirit.
Philip Birzulis, 17.11.2020
Riga is the best city in the world through which to walk with your head tilted back at an angle of thirty degrees. (Mike Collier, eng.lsm.lv)
Mike Collier, eng.lsm.lv chief editor, 22.09.2017
A favorite party question of mine to foreigners is: "What do you think is the most popular flavor of potato chip in Latvia?" (Mike Collier, eng.lsm.lv)
Mike Collier, eng.lsm.lv chief editor, 24.08.2017
Summer in Latvia is short therefore no day should be wasted. Every sunny weekend from June to August, is of golden value – swimming, sunbathing, camping or gardening. Most of these activities can be combined with a cultural event.
02.06.2017, Culture

Economists are people who know the price of everything and the value of nothing.

Pēteris Strautiņš, economist of DNB banka, 19.04.2017

Relations between the leader of the free world, Canada, and the leader of the European Union, Latvia, are getting ever closer, as evidenced by the

Mike Collier, eng.lsm.lv chief editor, 24.02.2017

I would never have thought that I am going to be one of those people, who would return to his native country because quite frankly saying, I never

Evijs Ozols, 01.02.2017