Latvia is a land of untouched nature and definitely an unique place to come back to. Here you will find Europe's widest waterfall, hundreds of kilometers of sandy beaches, rich historical and cultural heritage, 7 UNESCO world heritage listed sites, exciting towns and fresh air, clean water and organic food. Half of the territory is covered with forests where wild animals (deer, muses, wolves, foxes, rabbits) and birds can be observed.
Latvia is one of the safest countries currently in the world, it is also friendly for individual travelers or companies as well as larger groups. In Latvia there is a possibility to relax undisturbed by anyone as there are plenty of places that are not overcrowded.
Latvia is divided into 4 regions, each of them has its own special aura. For example, Latgale has marvelous nature with many lakes and specific cultural atmosphere. In Kurzeme tourists will find untouched nature with wide beaches, fresh fish and the sea and recreation for the whole family. Zemgale is rich in luxurious castles and estates. With such a variety, Latvia is best enjoyed slowly.
Pearl of the Baltics is Latvian capital city Riga with its rich cultural life, amazing sights listed in UNESCO world heritage list, green parks, ancient history and plenty of inspirational and relaxing things to do - our opera that is one of the best in the Europe, restaurants that will please even the biggest gourmands, “hipster’s” paradise on Miera iela with stylish cafeterias and trendy shops, bars and pubs, theatres etc.
For those who are interested in fine spiritual energies, sacred sites and non-traditional energy tourism, Latvia will be an exciting destination with many nature sites to see. For example, Pokaiņi forest is an ancient, exceptionally powerful holy site with stone piles of various magnitude. There is an evidence that those mysterious stone piles are thousand years old and that in ancient times people from all around the world traveled here to get healed and blessed. Zilaiskalns (Blue Mountain) in Vidzeme is also known as a sacred place complex and a popular prediction and donation site.
Latvia is one of the European Union member states and is situated in the North of Europe, on the shores of the Baltic Sea.
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