You can see how wealthy Rīgans once lived at 17th-century Mentzendorff's House.
Rīga's skyline centrepiece is gothic St Peter's, thought to be about 800 years old. Don't miss the view from its famed spire, which has...
Museum of Decorative & Applied Arts
The absorbing Museum of Decorative & Applied Arts, in a restored 13th-century church, presents an eccentric melee of Latvian...
Pulkvedim neviens neraksta
There's no such thing as dull night at 'Pulkvedis', which serves up 1980s and '90s hits on the ground floor and trancier beats downstairs.
Hungry mobs flock to this dirt-cheap cafeteria on Old Town's main drag for huge bowls of pelmeni (Russian dumplings) and varenyky ...
Lonely Planet review
Wander the area south of St Peter's square and you'll find the only Old Town Synagogue to survive the war.