Category Archives: Latvia

Riga Sightseeing: 10 Unusual Things to Do in Riga, Latvia

Riga Sightseeing: 10 Unusual Things to Do in Riga, Latvia

While Riga is famous for its nightlife, lip-smacking dishes, the Central Market and Vecriga (the Old Town), there are other jaw-dropping spots not everyone recommends to tourists. If you haven’t still eaten those baked piragis or potato pancakes to heart full, pack them up- I am taking you on a tour of unusual things to […]

Exploring Jurmala in Winter

Twenty to thirty minutes away from Riga’s central train station is Jurmala, the largest seaside resort area in Latvia, as well as the Baltics.  I had actually heard a lot about Jurmala before visiting, which actually led me to not have the desire to visit the place as much as other areas in the country […]

10 Amazing and Worthwhile Day Trips from Riga, Latvia

10 awesome riga day trips to take

I have been to Riga, Latvia about twenty times. I’ve had long trips, short layovers, and weekend breaks there. One of the best things about the Latvian capital are the many day trips from Riga available to visitors. This is a guide of the best Riga day trips. 10 Amazing and Worthwhile Day Trips from […]