this article we take a close look at Latvian Women. If
a woman who is from Latvia, this will help to give you a
into the unique qualities she possesses, as well as some
about the country she lives in, and the lifestyle she is
If you're currently single and looking for a partner,
we'll also tell
you how (and where) to meet women from Latvia.
About Latvian Women
international dating industry is far less developed in
in former Soviet countries such as Russia and Ukraine. It
very possible to meet women
from Latvia, both via online dating and or simply by
easy-going Baltic country.
How do Latvian women compare to women from Russia and
Well, as approximately one-third of the population in Latvia
Russian (or Belarusian) origin, they are very similar. Also,
of being part of the Soviet Union means that 'Russian'
culture is very
intertwined in Latvia's history.
As with all of the Baltic countries, you will notice that
in Latvia is very "European". You'll also notice this in St
in Russia, and no doubt this has a lot to do with its
proximity and the important trade routes that historically
the Baltic region from Western Europe.
What language do they speak in Latvia?
The official language of Latvia is Latvian
is a Baltic language and is based on the Latin alphabet. It
many linguistic similarities with Slavic languages such as
You will find that a knowledge of Russian is very useful in
especially in the major cities such as Riga. It is estimated
than a third of the population speak Russian, which is a
of Soviet influence, and the fact that there is a sizeable
community now living in Latvia. For this reason, we
learning Russian as you will be able to use it in many other
including Russia, Ukraine and Belarus.
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Facts about Latvia
Population - 2.2 million (2009 estimate)
Capital City - Riga (Approximate Population 700,000)
Main Religion - Christianity (Roman Catholic / Lutheran /
Main Industries - Raw materials, Domestic livestock.
Life Expectancy of Latvian Women - 76.9
Life Expectancy of Latvian Men - 65.6
Famous Latvian Women
Inga Drozdova - Model and Actress.
Uljana Semjonova - Basketball player in 1970s and 1980s
Elina Garanca - Opera singer
Where to Meet Latvian Women
As previously mentioned, the international dating industry
less developed in Latvia than in Russian and Ukraine, and
that you will find fewer girls on the dating sites who are
This is partly due to the smaller population in Latvia
Russia and Ukraine, but also due to there being less
agencies, romance tours and so forth in Latvia.
This could be a good thing, though, if you want to avoid the
of Russia and Ukraine where romance tourism is huge.
If you're wanting to meet a Latvian woman for marriage,
are a few key "rules" you should stick to. Be patient. Use
reputable dating sites. Be smart and thorough in your dating
experiences. And finally... prepare yourself for the
cultural challenges that you will face.
Latvian women will compare you to men in their own country.
know what you're up against? What will it take for a Latvian
decide that you're the one man for her? The one man for whom
leave her family, friends and country behind?
** To find out more, read the dating guide How to Find and Marry a Girl Like Me
complete guide to "Russian" relationships you will discover
what it's really like
to be in a relationship with a woman from countries like
Ukraine or Latvia. Whether you are
new to Russian dating, or you're already in a relationship,
comprehensive guide will help to you overcome the
unique challenges you will face, and to succeed with a
easily and quickly.
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