Cesvaine is situated approximately 85 miles (137 kilometers) east of the national capital Riga.
If you're keen to spread your wings beyond Cesvaine, you'll soon find that the surrounding region has some attractions waiting to be experienced. Two examples of places in the vicinity of Cesvaine are Jekabpils, 35 miles (56 kilometers) to the northeast, and Cesis, 45 miles (72 kilometers) to the southeast.
An excellent way to get a true feel for a spot is by getting an understanding of its history. While here, be sure to see the area's fine castles. Faith is an intrinsic aspect of every community's make-up, so set aside some time to visit the area's many cathedrals and other important religious sites.
Enjoy Latvia's much-loved waterways. Kite surfing and sailing are both popular ways to exercise here.
A way to experience the true soul of a place is by exploring the restaurants in the area. Try something off the menu and connect with the people who live in the area. Common ingredients in this area are potato and egg. Galerts (jellied meat) and karbonade (breaded pork chops) are two meals to sample. Latvia dishes such as fruit compote are also a good thing to try. Uzavas is a common drink here. So head to the nearest drinking establishment, pull up a stool and give it a try!
When it's time to leave this special part of the world, say a fond Uz redzēšanos (farewell) to the new friends you've made and the spots you've been.