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Getting a Latvian Permanent Residency Card

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When I moved here, I needed a residency card. Many of the hurdles that others have experienced seemed to elude me, the process was fast and easy! Here’s how to make obtaining your Latvian permanent residency card easy. A few things about me to start; I have an EU passport and am self-employed. I also […]

The Latvian Firefighting Museum

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My two year old loves neenaws. Of all the big life talks that await him and me, I’m fine with the genital-ly ones but fear I’ll scar him deep when I explain the link between neenaws and bad news. For now though, junior balls can’t get enough of those neenaws. So it’s a bit of […]

How To Piss Off A Latvian

With bloggers recently feeling the touchy sides of the Dutch and Singaporeans, there seems to be a minor web trend informing expats on how not to behave like cultural cretins. If you know what’ s good for you, don’t tell a Dutchman he’s from Holland, and that shtick about chewing gum is getting stale down […]