Tips for Riga and Latvia

Welcome to Riga, Latvia, a vibrant and historic city that's perfect for students looking to explore and learn. With its stunning architecture, rich cultural heritage, and exciting nightlife, Riga offers a wealth of opportunities for adventure and discovery.

Whether you're new to the city or a seasoned local, our tips and sightseeing guide is here to help you make the most of your time in Riga and Latvia. From the best restaurants and cafes to the most popular tourist attractions and hidden gems, we've got you covered.

Google Maps Lists

To make things easy, we created two Google Maps lists. This way you can easly find places to eat, shop or visit. Simply install the Google Maps App and follow the lists, and you'll be able to see all the locations plotted out in one convenient place.

Riga and Latvia - Food and Drinks:

Riga and Latvia - Sightseeing:


Sightseeing Tours


If you're planning a sightseeing tour in Riga, we highly recommend the Riga Free Tour. As a part of the global Free Tour Community, a non-profit organization that unites top-rated local free tour initiatives, they offer unparalleled insights into the city's history and culture. The best part? There are no fixed prices for our tours. Instead, you decide what you think the experience was worth and pay accordingly.

Food and drinks in Riga

Sights in Riga

Here's a small selection of the fantastic sights you can enjoy in Riga