Latvia is a lovely country in Europe, with a lot of things to offer.
Riga is the capital and also one of the popular cities.
Other cities which are good to visit are Daugavpils.
While exploring Latvia you should try some of the best local delicacies like Biešu Zupa, Kartupeļu Pankūkas, Kotletes, Skābeņu Zupa, Pelēkie Zirņi ar Speķi.
If you arrive at Riga International Airport (RIX) in Riga, which is also the largest airport in the country, and you’re traveling further, no worries. It takes a few hours to get to any city within the country.
General information about Latvia
Latvia accepts Euro. If you’re arriving from a country where the currency is other than Euro, it would be a good idea to exchange money before your journey to Latvia.
Latvia has a population of 1.91 million people.
Latvia shares borders with Estonia, Lithuania, Belarus, Sweden.
Latvia has temperate climate which is similar to other countries in that part of Europe. If you are considering a visit to Latvia during the summer holidays, then you don’t need to bring warm clothes with you as the weather is usually nice and balmy. Although if you are coming in August you might want to bring a light jacket with you as it can get a bit chilly in the evenings. Nevertheless, when you’re visiting Latvia we advise you to check the weather forecast before your trip so you can pack appropriate clothes.