Hiking the Pacific Crest Trail. Story of Peteris and Rita.

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Rita and Peteris hiking the PCT

I (Una) met Peteris and Rita when I was in Latvia, in December 2015. There was a travelers’s meeting and we with Kaspars attended it to tell about our adventures. Peteris and Rita came to that meeting and this was the day I met them for the first time. But then I didn’t know, that they have hiked the Pacific Crest Trail. After one week … Read More

2 Years Ago We Left Our Home to Travel the World

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It was October 11, 2013. Cloudy and grey day of Northern European autumn. And there we were, standing at the entrance of Riga International Airport, ready to start a new chapter of our lives. Worried about whether everything will go as planned with our bicycles (we were going to cycle across India after all) on that day we didn’t really have … Read More

Traveling the World on a Motorbike. Story of Marcis Plavins

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Marcis f- traveling world on a motorbike

Adventure doesn’t cost a lot. We cycled across India on bicycles, which cost about 100 euros each. But today we want to share with you story of Marcis Plavins, who is traveling the world on a motorbike. No, it’s not some custom-built motorbike, prepared especially for long distance journeys. Nope! Not at all! Marcis made things easier (and much cheaper). And … Read More

Traveling the World For One Year. Story of Harijs and Karina

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Harijs and Karina, travelers from Latvia, in the mountains - karijs.lv

On our blog you can read a lot of articles about our travels and adventures. We like to share our experience. But even more we like to talk about other people and share their stories. Today we are publishing story of Harijs and Karina. After few weeks, at the end of April 2015, they will start their 1 year long journey … Read More

One Day in Barcelona

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Casa Batllo - Barcelona, Spain

We could live in Barcelona. Really! We could do so. That is what we said to each other already after some hours of walking around the city. After one day we felt sure about it. Barcelona is beautiful, it has pleasant year-round weather, it’s not expensive for Europe, it’s by the sea and people there are very nice. Awesome! But this time … Read More

Traveling to Every Country in the World. Story of Ivars Krutainis

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Ivars Krutainis - Traveling to every country in the world

How many countries have you visited? This far we with Una have been to 14, but for Latvian traveler Ivars this number is 124. And it’s constantly growing, because Ivars has a dream – to visit every country in the world. To make it easier, he has decided, that it should happen before his fourties. As we all know, deadlines help … Read More

The Cost of Freedom

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Hot air baloon

15 months. That’s how long I and Una have been living differently. Absolutely opposite to that what before I understood as the right way to live. But, you know, there was that idea about traveling. The idea, that we need to just close our eyes for a moment, say to everyone, that we know what we are doing and we are … Read More

Traveling Around the Globe. Story of Zane Enina

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Easter island - Zane Enina

Few months ago we published an article called “Latvian adventurers you need to know about”. We told you about brave and adventurous people from Latvia. But then we talked just about few of them, and we didn’t include ones who doesn’t blog on English. And so people like Zane – who have traveled to almost every corner of the world – stayed out … Read More

How We Started to Travel Long Term

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In June 2014 we started WeAreFromLatvia.com. And that was 9 months after we started our new life, life of travel. At the beginning we translated and republished few articles from our blogs, where we were writing in Latvian. These were articles about things experienced before June 2014. But we haven’t talked about how it all started? How our travel started? Now it’s a time … Read More