Tuesday,  28. March,  2017
 
Name:   Ginta, Gunda, Gunta
Saldus - a DROP OF HONEY IN COURLAND
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    As of October 1, Saldus tourism information centre is returning to the winter season opening hours and will be open for visitors Monday to Friday from 8:00 till 17:00. On Saturdays and Sundays tourism information centre will be closed.  
     
    Sātiņi ponds are one of the best places for bird watching in Kurzeme. In spring and autumn this place of feeding is used by thousands of migrating birds. Geese, ducks, herons, lapwings and yellow plowers can be spotted in great numbers. Altogether there are 225 bird species found in Sātiņi nature reserve. In April, there are several hundreds of water birds residing here – ducks, coots, grebes and seagulls.
     
    On the 12th of August in Saldus! SALDUS Ghetto games – street culture, which is expressed by sports. This culture and self-expression opportunity teaches the youth to express themselves in sports and cultural events which are made in cooperation with it. This street culture gathers young and talented people, inspires and informs about the diversity of culture.  
     
    As usual, the beginning of year is the time of international exhibitions and all three Baltic stated are having their tourism exhibitions where Saldus will be presented by the municipal agency “Saldus TIKS” centre team.
     
    On the 11th of January, this year in the Culture ministry of Latvia the minister of culture Dace Melbārde, the Director of Municipality union on Latvia Andris Jaunsleinis and LLTA „Lauku ceļotājs” president Asnāte Ziemele in a handed the sign „Latviskais mantojums” to 19 tourism entrepreneurs.
     
    Happy New Year! (03.01.2017.)
    We wish that this New Year brings you inspiration!
     
    Photos
     
    Exhibition of children`s creative works and candles in the exh...
    Exhibition of children`s creative works and candles in the exhibition ...
    Exhibition of children`s creative works and candles in the exhibition ...
    Exhibition of children`s creative works and candles in the exh...
    Saldus in winter
    Saldus in winter
    Saldus in winter
    Saldus in winter
    Kurzemes Tourism Association yearly prize “Lielais Jēkabs 2016...
    Kurzemes Tourism Association yearly prize “Lielais Jēkabs 2016” in Saldus
    Kurzemes Tourism Association yearly prize “Lielais Jēkabs 2016” in Saldus
    Kurzemes Tourism Association yearly prize “Lielais Jēkabs 2016...
    Saldus Midsummer celebration
    Saldus Midsummer celebration
    Saldus Midsummer celebration
    Saldus Midsummer celebration
    Videos
     
    Saldus Lake Festival
    Saldus Lake Festival
    Saldus Lake Festival
    Saldus Lake Festival
    Latvijas stāsti. Vēstures entuziaste Biruta Sipeniece
    Latvijas stāsti. Vēstures entuziaste Biruta Sipeniece
    Latvijas stāsti. Vēstures entuziaste Biruta Sipeniece
    Latvijas stāsti. Vēstures entuziaste Biruta Sipeniece
    "Saldie vārti" Saldū
    "Saldie vārti" Saldū
    "Saldie vārti" Saldū
    "Saldie vārti" Saldū
    Iznākusi grāmata „Saldus novads”
    Iznākusi grāmata „Saldus novads”
    Iznākusi grāmata „Saldus novads”
    Iznākusi grāmata „Saldus novads”
          
         „The world is a book ,
      and those who do not travel
            read only a page.
    .”

                                       (Saint Augustine)