Latvia August 2nd 2007
Latvia, our last European country before we head to Russia. We have had a fantastic time exploring Europe, and although there is a lot more to see on our travelling, it is sad that this part of our trip is coming to an end.
Rain hung over the streets of Riga, but still the city showed its beauty, fantastic and interesting buildings were everywhere, all with lovely detailing and facades. We ... read more
Europe » Latvia » Riga Region » Riga After a brief period of independence between the two World Wars, Latvia was annexed by the USSR in 1940. It reestablished its independence in 1991 following the breakup of the Soviet Union. Although the last Russian troops left in 1994, the status of... ... read more