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Latvia is booming of cemetery tourism

In the capital of Latvia, Riga manifested a rapid interest to the original tours of famous cemeteries.

In the capital of Latvia, Riga manifested a rapid interest to the original tours of famous cemeteries.
Lately a great interest to cemeteries of Latvia began to show not only tourists but also guides and Latvian historians claiming that the campaign for cemeteries and graves of famous people is only informative and helps to learn the history and understand the characteristics of Latvian culture.

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