During your time in Latvia you’ll have the chance to learn first hand all about the ancient and unique culture of Latvia, as well as the modern lifestyles of its people. Enjoy the beautiful Latvian landscape, with its numerous lakes, rolling hills, plains, rivers, and pristine pine forests. Take part in numerous folk festivals celebrating Latvian culture through dances, songs, and poetry and show off traditional Latvian clothing.
School is the centre of social life for teenagers in Latvia. Sports activities, like swimming, basketball or winter sports, are a common source of fun along with music, crafts and drama in the local community organizations. Latvia is well-known for its choral singing and folk dances. When the weather is nice, teens spend time outdoors, getting together with friends, going to parties, seeing a movie or just hanging out in the local cafe.