Resources

1188 (www.1188.lv) Latvia’s top search engine is like a genie that grants three wishes…and then 1000 more, answering any questions you might have about transport, postal services, business listings, traffic reports and taxis. You can even send an SMS to the website service to get listings sent to your phone.

Latvian Tourism Development Agency (www.latvia.travel) Tourism website with countrywide resources.

Latvia Institute (www.li.lv) Provides details on events plus high-level information targeted at foreign visitors.

Lonely Planet (www.lonelyplanet.com/latvia) Destination information, hotel bookings, traveller forum and more.