Warm weather and an abundance of activities have made this summer a successful one for Latvian tourism. Cesis, the third most popular tourist attraction in Latvia, proved just how enticing a small Latvian town can be during a July celebration.The festivities began with a game of street ball, a popular summer basketball tournament. But people in sweaty track suits were far from the day's only attractions. There was dancing, theater, arm wrestling, and arts and crafts. But it's the odd pastimes and competitions such as stretching gum, engaging in medieval fighting and spitting cherry stones t...
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