In Focus: A Journey Through Latvia The Baltic Review 16/09/2013 Latvia, Video Deutsche Welle: We visited Latvia once before more than a decade ago. Now we’ve returned to the tiny republic in north-eastern Europe, met the people we talked to before and asked them how they’ve been getting along. We talk to the manager of a brick factory in Cēsis, a worker on an organic farm in Renda, and a former student who has since found a job in Kuldīga. They are many voices in one small country. Cēsis, Latvia Cēsis is a town in Latvia located in the northern part of the Central Vidzeme Upland. Cēsis is on the Gauja River valley, and is built on a series of ridges above the river overlooking the woods below. Cēsis was one of the candidate cites for the title of European Capital of Culture 2014 One Response Robert Lismanis 17/09/2013 Latvia isn’t tiny. Consult a map next time you go. Reply Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Name* Email* Website Comment Comment moderation is enabled. Your comment may take some time to appear. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.