Riga History

Riga Witch Hunts
Riga History · 14. February 2023
A brief history of witch hunts in Riga, looking at Latvian magical beliefs, infamous trials and execution sites in the city.

Latvia's First Song Festival
Riga History · 02. February 2023
Latvia's Song Festivals are one of the world's great musical events. Here's the story of the first one ever back in 1873, which had a profound effect on the country and its tune-loving people.