Daugavpils Rajons Travel Guide

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Latgale

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  • Arts and Crafts in Latgola

    Latgale Shopping

    Note -- "Daugavpils > Daugavpils" contains info on the city; I'm using the regional pages for info on Latgola (Latgale). Latgola is the region richest in crafts, especially known for its traditional ceramics.The link below provides info on different artists, with contacts. The opening of a kiln is an ocassion, not just an opportunity to...

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  • Backwaters

    Latgale Off The Beaten Path

    Between Daugavpils and Krāslava (the latter was considered the most beautiful spot in Latvia in the 'Thirties, and is worth a visit despite the degradation the Soviets wrought), you'll pass a couple of gravel roads that lead to Slutišķi.This is an isolated, impoverished hamlet of Old Believers -- Russians who fled persecution by the...

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  • The possibility to see churches of...

    Latgale Things to Do

    Latgale is an unique region of Latvia where the third famous religion is old-believers. Only here you'll find specific churches of old-believers.

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Subate

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  • Subates ezers

    Subate Things to Do

    The lake divides the former New Subate from Old Subate, the waters separating Reformation and Counterreformation being now blood under the bridge...

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  • The Catholic Church

    Subate Things to Do

    The Catholic church you see today replaced a wooden church in 1831. The carved crucifix is of a type more common in Lithuania than in Latvia -- but this part of Latvia was heavily Lithuanian prior to border adjustments that gave Palanga and the coast to Lithuania and parts of the Ilūkste district to Latvia (adjustments brokered by a...

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  • The Church of Saint George

    Subate Things to Do

    The Lutheran Church, built in 1686, is architecturally unique for Latvia, with five towers. Unfortunately, as is the case with many rural churches in Latvia, it is most often shut (even on Sundays, since services are held only about once a month). The interior is rumored to be remarkable, though, with carvings from neighboring Lithuania (and I...

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