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The Legal Situation of Cannabis in Lithuania

The Legal Situation of Cannabis in Lithuania

Lithuania is a country that amazes its visitors with medieval towns, beautiful natural scenery and rich beer culture. But Lithuania is not a big fan of cannabis, even when that cannabis contains only trace amounts of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and can be qualified as hemp. Related: The Legal Situation of Cannabis in Latvia But even though Lithuania...

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The Legal Situation of Cannabis in Latvia

The Legal Situation of Cannabis in Latvia

Latvia is famous for its medieval towns, Art Nouveau architecture and watery scenery. Even though it’s more famous for its beer than its view on marijuana, Latvia is home to civic groups that have been petitioning for cannabis decriminalisation since 2012. Related: The Legal Situation of Cannabis in Estonia As a tourist wandering through Riga’s...

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How Far is the UK from Legalising Marijuana?

How Far is the UK from Legalising Marijuana?

The United Kingdom is estimated to have more than 3.6 million regular cannabis users as well as a marijuana black market that is worth around £4.7 billion. Additionally, the Centre for Medicinal Cannabis estimates that the cannabidiol (CBD) market in the United Kingdom, which is currently worth around £300 million per year, will be worth...

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The Legal Situation of Cannabis in Italy

The Legal Situation of Cannabis in Italy

Italy, home to some of the most popular tourist attractions in Europe, is also home to some convoluted and controversial cannabis laws. As a tourist looking at the Colosseum or travelling Italy’s countryside, you may be wondering if you would get in legal trouble for consuming cannabis. Related: The Legal Situation of Cannabis in Austria  ...

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The Legal Situation of Cannabis in Cyprus

The Legal Situation of Cannabis in Cyprus

Cyprus, a country known for its beautiful beaches, welcoming population and lovely weather, has adopted a harsh stance on cannabis consumption. But despite the fact that cannabis is considered a Class B substance, personal possession is only considered a misdemeanour. Related: The Legal Situation of Cannabis in Malta As a tourist in Cyprus, you might think...

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The Legal Situation of Cannabis in Slovenia

The Legal Situation of Cannabis in Slovenia

Slovenia, a country well-known for its cultural diversity and its vast cave networks and beautiful nature, is also home to some interesting cannabis laws. As a tourist wandering around the capital Ljubljana or enjoying the Slovenian Adriatic coast, you might be wondering if you’d get in trouble for consuming marijuana. Related: The Legal Situation of Cannabis...

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The Legal Situation of Cannabis in Malta

The Legal Situation of Cannabis in Malta

The Republic of Malta, commonly known simply as Malta, is one of the smallest countries in Europe. Malta is known for its lovely beaches, warm weather and blooming tourism. What most people don’t know about Malta is that the country is currently pushing to become the capital of medical marijuana in Europe. In recent years,...

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The Legal Situation of Cannabis in Poland

The Legal Situation of Cannabis in Poland

Poland is not a safe haven for cannabis enthusiasts. It’s currently illegal to possess or use cannabis for recreational purposes in Poland, but the county has adopted a ‘tolerance’ policy regarding cannabis in 2011. Related: The Legal Situation of Cannabis in the Czech Republic  What is this tolerance policy, and how does it affect tourists that...

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Are CBD Marijuana Buds Legal in the European Union?

Are CBD Marijuana Buds Legal in the European Union?

As more European countries update their legislation to allow the use and commercialisation of cannabis, investors and consumers alike are wondering which cannabis products are legal and which cannabis products are still illegal to buy in Europe, especially with cannabidiol (CBD) being so popular these days. Related: All You Need To Know About CBD Regulations In...

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The Legal Situation of Cannabis in Georgia

The Legal Situation of Cannabis in Georgia

Georgia is one of the few European countries that can brag about having mountains with elevations of over 4,000 metres and direct access to a sea or ocean. Also, cannabis is theoretically legal in Georgia. Even though it’s not a particularly popular holiday destination, Georgia can impress anyone with its breathtaking landscapes, beautiful fortified churches...

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