Riga Region Travel Guide

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Riga Region Highlights

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     Great food, fabulous architecture, inexpensive 

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     Often people of the world don't know about this beautiful place 

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     Miniature of old german town with a sand beach 15 away 

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  • St. Peter's Church

    Riga Things to Do

    Its slender, tiered steeple is one of Riga's most eye-catching sights, and forms part of a beautifully renovated late medieval Gothic church. The church, and especially the tower, has burned down and been rebuilt several times. The last big hit the church took was from artillery shells during World War 2. This knocked down the steeple, and it...

  • Reval Hotel Ridzene

    Riga Hotels

    This year - hotel Ridzene again. The main hotel's advantage is its very quiet location in the very...

  • Museum of the Occupation of Latvia

    Riga Things to Do

    A MUSEUM MUST SEE....Of all the horror museums, such as HOlocaust museums and sites at Dachau and Auschwitz, the museums about the Burmese railway and immense cruelty inflicted by the Japanese and as much reading and docuementaries and films etc, I actually had to go and hide in the ladies loos and sob at the end of my visit here such I guess the...



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  • Useful phone numbers

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    The most common European emergency number 112 (following Directive 2002/22/EC: Universal Service Directive) and also standard on GSM mobile phones. 112 is used in Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania,...

  • Few words in Latvian

    Salaspils Favorites

    Below few words that you can use while traveling in Latvian:Arrive: PienâkDepart: AtietWhat is the time, please?: Trîs biletes uz Tallinu, lûdzuWhere i can pick up my luggage?: Kur es varu sanemt manu bagâpu?Where is the closest money exchange point?: Kur ir tuvâkais valûtas mainas punkts?I would like to order a taxi please: Es gribçtu pasûtît...

  • WW2 German Concentration Camp

    Salaspils Things to Do

    In Latvia there were several concentration camps. These were in Riga, Daugavpils, Liepaja, Jelgava, Valmiera. The biggest one was Salaspils concentration camp. It was located in the area of Riga, at Salaspils village. It existed from 10. 1941 - 10. 1944. There were 45 barracks for prisoners. There were, at one time, 14,000 - 25,000 prisoners from...


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