Riga Travel Guide

Riga - the capital, port, political and financial centre of Latvia - is the biggest metropolis in the region, with a population of a million, which is roughly the half of the country's.

The famous Art Nouveau (also known as Jugedstil) district is a true pearl of architecture of the end of the 19th century - Mikhail Eisenstein, Konstantins Peksens, Karl Johann Felsko, Wilhelm Ludwig Bockslaff, Pauls Mandelstams, Friedrich Scheffel, Heinrich Scheel are among the authors of this beauty.