"A weekend in Riga" Riga by into-thin-air
Riga Travel Guide: 1,537 reviews and 3,861 photos
Now that budget airlines are flying into Riga, this makes it an Ideal choice for a City Break, Riga is a Beautiful city with Loads to See and Do, Prices are Very Favourable, Especially for food and drink, But it is also possible to find budget accommodation so it needn't be an expensive destination. The International airport is only 10k from the Centre of the city and it is served by a regular bus service.
We chose Ryan Air to fly, the return fare from Liverpool was £62 Inc, We stayed at Elizabeth's Hostal which is very well located and only a five minute walk from the Railway Station, another couple of minutes from the International Bus Station and about a 10 minute walk to the centre of the Old Town.
Lots to see and do, both by day and by night -- So If you are looking for something new then why not check out Riga -- You won't be disappointed !!
- Pros:Beautiful City and very Inexpensive
- Cons:Cold in November
- In a nutshell:Looking for something new and different then Riga makes a Very Good Choice
When it was time for us to leave Riga we had to make our way back to the International Airport, As the weather was bad... more travel advice
Don't miss a walk over to the West Bank of the River Daugava, If for no other reason than to get the views back over the... more travel advice
- See All Don't forget your Rucksack Pro-Tector
- See All Another Lively Bar
- Be Prepared for Cold and Snowy weather...
into-thin-air's Related Pages
Riga Travel Guide
Member Travel Pages
- "A few days in Riga"
- "Riga - biggest town in Baltic States"
- "Riga - the capital of Baltic's"
- "Riga Latvia"
- "ART NOUVEAU RIGA!"
- "Ice Cold in Riga"
- See All...
- Things to Do in Riga
- Hotels in Riga
- Transportation in Riga
- Nightlife in Riga
- Restaurants in Riga
- Shopping in Riga
- Warnings and Dangers in Riga
- See All...
Badges & Stats in Riga
- 29 Reviews
- 39 Photos
- 0 Forum posts
- 4 Comments
- See All Stats
- See All Badges (29)
Have you been to Riga?Share Your Travels
Latest Activity in Riga
Photos in RigaSee All Photos (39)
Top 10 Pages
- Top 5 Page for this destination Nepal Intro, 329 reviews, 915 photos, 18 travelogues
- Top 5 Page for this destination India Intro, 127 reviews, 435 photos
- Top 5 Page for this destination Cumbria Intro, 55 reviews, 221 photos, 11 travelogues
- Top 5 Page for this destination Sevilla Intro, 100 reviews, 112 photos, 1 travelogue
- Bilbao Intro, 45 reviews, 130 photos
- Top 5 Page for this destination Catalunya Intro, 30 reviews, 136 photos
- Granada Intro, 40 reviews, 118 photos
- Top 5 Page for this destination Zaragoza Intro, 31 reviews, 120 photos
- Aragon Intro, 30 reviews, 108 photos
- Top 5 Page for this destination Comunidad Valenciana Intro, 28 reviews, 103 photos