Lessons learned: When in Latvia, find sweets, amber jewellery*, alcohol*, shoes, a spouse** and warm woolen socks.
** if applicable and available
Newlyweds put locks on bridges fences for luck. A lot are taken off later...
Trying to pull off an architects portrait face in front of The Latvian Union of Architects
counting down days to christmas tree
a latvian 'DO'...could have been me
sporting the new fresh from red carpet no make-up trend in Riga
sweet bread soup with whipped cream and sea buckthorn tea