The Kemeri bog trail: a hiking day trip from Riga

The Kemeri bog trail: a hiking day trip from Riga

The Kemeri bog trail is one of the many hiking trails in Latvia. Latvia is a land of incredible nature with forests, wetlands and bogs. The Kemeri bog is only 1 hour away from Riga and an easy hike of 3.5 kilometers through the forests 

Riga in winter: a city travel guide

Riga in winter: a city travel guide

This post is all about visiting Riga in winter. Riga, the capital of Latvia, is located on the coast and emerged as an important trade post in the 12th century. It has remained the biggest city in the Baltics ever since. Riga in winter gets cold, 

The best things to do in Sigulda Latvia

The best things to do in Sigulda Latvia

This post is about the best things to do in Sigulda, Latvia. Sigulda in Latvia is an ancient town just 55 kilometers northeast of the capital Riga. It is in the Vidzeme region and is located within the borders of Gauja National park. Among locals 

Cesis Latvia: a travel guide

Cesis Latvia: a travel guide

Cesis is a city in the Northeastern Vidzeme region of Latvia on the banks of the Gauja river. It is located in the Gauja National Park that is famous for its natural beauty and medieval castles. Cesis in Latvia is not far from the capital