Latvia

Gods of thunder: the 80s rock group that shook Soviet Latvia and forged a new youth culture

Gods of thunder: the 80s rock group that shook Soviet Latvia and forged a new youth culture

My Favorite War: the animated memoir on growing up in Cold War Latvia

My Favorite War: the animated memoir on growing up in Cold War Latvia

Latvia’s Kora app wants to pay you to save the planet

Latvia’s Kora app wants to pay you to save the planet

Latvian museum uses a food delivery app to bring its exhibitions to the public

Latvian museum uses a food delivery app to bring its exhibitions to the public

Latvian airline airBaltic now takes payments in Dogecoin

Latvian airline airBaltic now takes payments in Dogecoin

Onboard an overnight ‘party’ ferry, Latvia’s youth sail into uncharted waters — and uncertain times

Onboard an overnight ‘party’ ferry, Latvia’s youth sail into uncharted waters — and uncertain times

Between the woods and the water: experience the sultry summer heat of Latvia's Baltic coast

Between the woods and the water: experience the sultry summer heat of Latvia’s Baltic coast

March on: 5 songs that became anthems to revolutions in Eastern Europe

March on: 5 songs that became anthems to revolutions in Eastern Europe

An art biennial in a pandemic? How Latvia’s RIBOCA2 embraced Covid-19 as its co-curator

An art biennial in a pandemic? How Latvia’s RIBOCA2 embraced Covid-19 as its co-curator

8 Eastern European summer love novels to make your heart flutter

8 Eastern European summer love novels to make your heart flutter

Beyond Riga: as young Latvians start to leave the capital, where will the nation’s next hotspot be?

Beyond Riga: as young Latvians start to leave the capital, where will the nation’s next hotspot be?

In bloom: see a generation blossom in Latvia’s magical wilderness

In bloom: see a generation blossom in Latvia’s magical wilderness

5 New East films to add to your watchlist from the newly-digital CPH:DOX film festival

5 New East films to add to your watchlist from the newly-digital CPH:DOX film festival

Dancing with bears: and 11 other suprising but great festive traditions from the New East

Dancing with bears: and 11 other suprising but great festive traditions from the New East

These 5 books lay bare what life was really like when communism fell in Eastern Europe

These 5 books lay bare what life was really like when communism fell in Eastern Europe

Vika Eksta: unearthing the folkloric power of Latvia’s Devil’s Lake

Vika Eksta: unearthing the folkloric power of Latvia’s Devil’s Lake

Beautiful armour: meet the photographer unmasking youth in Kiev and Riga

Beautiful armour: meet the photographer unmasking youth in Kiev and Riga

This curved wooden terrace carves an elegant path through Latvia's picturesque forest

This curved wooden terrace carves an elegant path through Latvia’s picturesque forest

Photographers, don’t miss your chance to apply for ISSP’s distinguished mentorship programme

Photographers, don’t miss your chance to apply for ISSP’s distinguished mentorship programme

Here’s your chance to take part in Riga Photomonth 2019

Here’s your chance to take part in Riga Photomonth 2019