- Population: 1.92 Million
- Capital: Riga
- Language: Latvian
- Currency: Euro
- Emergency No: 112
- Size – 24,938 Square Miles
Situated between Estonia and Lithuania, Latvia’s landscape is marked by wide beaches and dense forests.
Latvia is perfect for a city break, a long camping trip or a relaxing beach holiday there really is something for everyone here.
Latvia is very much a green country with over 42 nature parks to choose from. This means that there are plenty of places for the nature lover to enjoy some hiking, cylcing, fishing or maybe camping.
Riga the Capital of Latvia is one of the best European cities to visit. Filled with cobbled streets and fabulous markets it is the perfect place to lose yourself in the atmosphere. Riga’s old town is a UNESCO heritage sight and it is no doubt with over 500 buildings that reflect different architectural styles. Over a third of the buildings in Riga are an example of art Nouveau architecture and the city has been recognized as having the finest collection of Art Nouveau buildings in Europe.