Latvia offers a blend of historical sites, cultural heritage, and natural scenery. Car rental is a good way to see as much as possible without too much hassle.
Latvia has placed several leading musicians on the world stage and is especially well-known for its popular opera singer Aleksandrs Antoņenko. It’s also known for several successful athletes in the world sports arena.
Based on varied cultural and historical regions, Latvia is predominately divided into four regions namely; Latgale, Kurzeme, Vidzeme, and Zemgale. Latgale has many lakes and hills and is also home to beautiful churches. Kurzeme offers serene natural beauty with wide beaches and fresh fish.
Europe’s biggest radio locator named Irbene locator is also located in Kurzeme. The most famous visiting places of Vidzeme include Cesis, Turaida Castle Museum Reserve, the Gauja National Park and Teiči Reserve. Lastly, Zemgale is a haven for art and architecture lovers with its Rundale castle and Jurmala Resort city.
Latvia is a perfect getaway from the noisy and fast life of an urban city. Latvia’s nature is pristine with amazing flora and fauna. Visitors commonly come across red deer, elk, a roe deer wild boars, foxes, wolves and sometimes even bear.
There are a several tourist information centers scattered across cities and towns to guide and aid the tourists. The Latvian cuisine is a mix of traditional dishes from its neighboring countries. The meals are savory and are served in varied atmospheres.