Riga – Capital of Latvia
Welcome to Riga, Latvia!
Riga, the capital of Latvia, lies a few kilometres from the Gulf of Riga on the banks of the Daugava River. One of the biggest cities of the Baltic region, it is also included in the UNESCO World Heritage List . Its architecture reflects the various periods of the city history dating back to 1201, from the traditional wooden architecture of the city centre to one of the world’s largest and best preserved collections of Art Nouveau buildings.
However, it is also a busy modern metropolis and an international centre for business and pleasure. Nearly half of the population of Latvia lives in Riga.
LIVE RIGA – everything you want to know about what to LOOK for in RIGA, how to FEEL RIGA and where to MEET in RIGA.
For traveling outside of Riga, Latvia Travel will be your official guide in Latvia. Best Enjoyed Slowly.