Riga is located on the Baltic Sea. It is the capital of Latvia and a third of all Latvians live here. In almost all respects the city is the point around which life in Latvia revolves.
Riga is more than 800 years old and a perfect place for spending your vacation. See the sights section for more details. Rige is well connected with the outside world. You can arrive by plane, train, car or ferry, see the getting there for details.
Riga is a lively city both during the day and at night. There are many small restaurants as well as places to go out. Check the nightlife scetion and the eating out section for more details.