Europe

A Beginner’s Guide to Riga

Where on Earth is Riga? Riga is the capital city of Latvia and is the biggest city in the Baltic States. Latvia shares its borders with Lithuania, Russia, Belarus and Estonia. Riga itself is located at the mouth of the…

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Folkklubs Ala Pagrabs – Riga

This was, by far, my favourite place in Riga. From the moment I set foot inside the door and descended the steps, I knew I had found something special. Folkklubs is an underground wonder, full of awesome food, amazing drinks…

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Black Magic Café – Riga

When exploring a new city, there comes a point when your feet are sore, your blood sugar is low and your love for sightseeing is waning. This is the point where a refuel stop is necessary, if you are to…

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Petergailis – Riga

Another day in Riga, another animal themed lunch spot, this time, Cockerels, and a restaurant called Petergailis. When I decided on Petergailis as our lunch venue, I didn’t realise that I had chosen a cockerel themed restaurant! I just saw…

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Province Restaurant – Riga

Every time I venture to a new country, I always research the local cuisine and seek out somewhere that I can give a selection of local dishes a try, I stumbled across Province (check them out here) through one of…