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29 Dec
2015
Every Traveller’s Dream: Latvian Market in Riga! The Riga Central Market is considered a unique attraction among all Europe; it opened its doors in 1930 and was recognized not only as the largest, but also the best and most advanced market place and bazaar in the continent. This Latvian Market has remained in the downtown ...
29 Dec
2015
Among other places to visit in Latvia, I recommend you to find out more about this beautiful landscape, considered by newlyweds a marvelous place to exchange their wedding rings. The white dune is in the Saulkrasti area, near the river Inčupe that drains into the Baltic Sea. You can also have a great landscape view ...
29 Dec
2015
Where to use ISIC card benefits? ISIC card stands for International Student Identity Card. It is an official identification that provides you with several benefits worldwide, most of them are discounts on cafes, restaurants, shops, theatre plays and museum entrances that sometimes you can get them from 5% discount or completely free. In all of ...
29 Dec
2015
For those who decide to visit Riga any time of the year, I found a very good deal for you. As per me, when I travel to a new place, most of the times I like to explore own my own, but it is always helpful to have somebody who can give you a clear ...
29 Dec
2015
A common Latvia tradition is the Janis day celebration that takes part on June’s 23rd night to June 24th; it is the shortest night and the longest day of the year due to the summer solstice.  Originally it used to be a pagan celebration by farmers only, before the Christianity traditions. A short explanation for ...
29 Dec
2015
Whether you have tried or not parachute ever in your life, I also recommend you to go for Aerodium whenever you visit Latvia. This is a wind tunnel that allows you to feel or soar in the air like in a free fall but without the risk of jumping from an airplane. This vertical tunnel ...
29 Dec
2015
Among other things to admire in Latvia, is its wooden architecture designed and built since the 9th century. Before it was used to build family houses and homesteads, but today it is part of its culture heritage and projects. However, the Araisi Archaeological Museum Park located on an island in the region of Cēsis, is ...
29 Dec
2015
Natural Beauty Revealed: National Parks in Latvia Gauja national park Located in the Gauja valley and established in the regions of Valmiera, Murjani and Siguida since 1973. It was created to protect the Gauja river valley and its surroundings to ensure recreational activities and territory’s nature protection. This place keeps attracting national visitors and foreigners ...
07 Oct
2015
Most people usually do a little bit of research before to go abroad. There are many different ways to gather knowledge about the most important sights, restaurants and activities. One of the probably best ways is to look up recommendations on travel platforms as you always get opinions from all over the world. At trip-advisor ...
02 Oct
2015
Concerts, exhibitions, markets, open air movies and delicious local food – Kalnciema Quarter (Latvian: Kalnciema kvartāls) is highly appreciated by locals and just a pleasant 30 minute walk from the city center. Not only the program is rich in variety, also the location is extraordinary: A huge backyard surrounded by 120 year old charming wooden ...