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Destination Guides

Riga

Accommodation

Latvia hotels – Search and compare all Latvia hotel deals from hundreds of accommodation sites at once.

Travel Guides

Latvia Travel – Official Latvian tourism portal.

latvia.eu – Country information and blog about Latvia, by The Latvian Institute.

Start Latvia – Latvia prices, maps, people, places.

Blogs

We Are From Latvia – Multi-authored blog of Latvian writers, includes a section on exploring Latvia.

An Englishman in Latvia – The trials and tribulations settling in Latvia.

Blog Posts

A Latvia Road Trip, Part 1 and Part 2 – Things to see beyond the capital, by grownuptravelguide.com.

28 reasons why you should never go to Latvia – A clickbaity title for an article of nice photos that will make you want to Latvia – you won’t believe number 4! (sorry).

Tours

Latvia Guide – Tailor-made tours to Latvia.

Guide Books

Lonely Planet Estonia, Latvia & Lithuania (Travel Guide)

Books


Latvia: A Short HistoryLatvia: A Short History by Mara Kalnins.

The history of the Latvian people begins some four and a half millennia ago with the arrival of the proto-Baltic Indo-Europeans to northern Europe. This book traces the genesis and growth of Latvia, its endurance over centuries of conquest and oppression, the process by which it achieved its independence, and its status as a member of the European community in the twenty-first century.


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