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Travelling Around Riga
13.01.2012 | Time to Wander
Why is Riga, Latvia becoming such a popular tourist destination?
An EU-funded Cross-Border Cooperation (CBC) project is working to position and promote three regions from Latvia, Lithuania and Belarus as one tourism destination joined by the Dvina River.
Tourism industry dropped dramatically in 2009, while this year its turnover has spiked 35%. This allows to claim that tourism industry has been stabilising and 2011 will round up as a successful year, Irena...
Argophilia, a travel news portal which has a special section on Eastern Europe, advises travelers to travel all over Europe in a vehicle, and Latvia was included in the list.
Latvia has capitalized upon the beauty of and mystery behind its pagan symbols, its tradition of textile art and pottery, and its agricultural heritage. When you’re in Riga, visit the following shops...