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Hi y’all! We are in Riga this weekend (untill monday) and we were wondering if it is worth to visit one of the nation... Read more

Vera December 14, 2018 answer

I am looking for fun things to do with my almost 11 year old daughter...active (no sledding yet, but is there skating... Read more

Kate December 13, 2018 answer

Hi We are 5 students travelling to Riga Monday the 21st of January to Friday the 25th. What activites should we do... Read more

Torstein December 8, 2018 answer

A couple years ago I read about a big old house that was turned into a bar-disco. I'd like to visit it, but I don't k... Read more

Mark November 26, 2018 answer

Hello! Going to Riga for a few days, would like to buy a nice Christmas gift for my nephew and niece (4-2 respectivel... Read more

Mariana November 2, 2018 answer

Any recommendations for outdoor photographers looking for some good shoots in riga. Thanks in advance

Terry October 10, 2018 answer

Hello, I am visiting this weekend with friends. We'd like to play a little football on the Sunday, 5-a-side, just a f... Read more

Ashley September 27, 2018 answer

Hi all, I will be visiting Latvia for the first time in the beginning of October, and I'm looking forward exploring a... Read more

Brian September 20, 2018 answer

On Saturday 11 August we (10 people) need to go to the airport around 5.30am. What is the best way to get to the airp... Read more

Bram August 8, 2018 answer

Who knows a cheap, but nice place for having a breakfast? Thank you.

Bram August 8, 2018 answer

We’re gonna be in Riga with a very active 2-year old next Sunday, but we love good food. Any recommendations for a re... Read more

Ülane August 5, 2018 answer

Hi, I'm looking for a beauty salon to get make up and hair done for an anime fest. Any suggestions?

Ksenia July 25, 2018 answer

Hello! I'm looking for a good and cheap place to eat lunch for 35 people on Sunday near Andrej Sala. Any suggestions?

Elija July 20, 2018 answer

I am 2 days in Jurmala and 3 days in Riga .. What should I visit? where should I go out?

Tom July 16, 2018 answer

Hi! I'm coming to Riga this Thursday and have about 3-4 hours before going to the airport. I'm from Estonia, been ... Read more

Marilyn June 26, 2018 answer

Please can you suggest a restaurant in Riga old town, with really good food and wine, where the locals go rather than... Read more

Sarah June 20, 2018 answer

I wonder if some one knows how to get from Riga center to Cinevilla by bus?

Jari May 30, 2018 answer

Two guys from Tallinn looking to go to a nice bar with a local vibe and younger hip crowd, any recomms?

Priit May 11, 2018 answer

I love vintage shopping. Where do I go? Riga May 11-20.

Talula May 10, 2018 answer

Any restaurants you can recommend? Rooftop or by lake or something?

Will be visiting Riga from the 13th till the 16th of July. Are you aware of any music festival or concert going on du... Read more

It May 6, 2018 answer

Hi guys! So I will have 12h alone in Riga before my connecting flight. I will arrive 11th around noon. What shoul... Read more

Between Hotel Justus and Hotel Gutenbergs, for the same price which one would you choose? Thanks in advance

It May 5, 2018 answer

Planning a trip to Riga in July with 4 friends. Which nightclubs and bars would you advice for four 30 year olds? We... Read more

It May 4, 2018 answer

I will be studying Russian and Business in Riga next spring at the University of Latvia. I’ve read that the dorms are... Read more

I am planning to visit Riga on a photography trip. Is there an area where there are many used camera shops?

Felix April 16, 2018 answer

Which is the best option to rent a car in riga? Preferably that dont hold any deposit just your credit card info? T... Read more

Fernando April 11, 2018 answer

Hi all, what is your recommendation for camera store and woman hair salon in Riga with affordable price?

Hiwi April 8, 2018 answer

Hi, me again :) I would like to ask maybe someone know some childrens clothes shops in Riga? It could be baby clothes... Read more

Rugilė April 6, 2018 answer

Hi, I would like to ask is there any not expensive but high quality clothes shops in Riga? I am talking about cozy an... Read more

Rugilė April 4, 2018 answer

Hello! I will have a lot of time in April, May in June and therefore I'd like to volunteer/work somewhere. Main areas... Read more

Koko April 2, 2018 answer

Where should on go to party on a Wednesday night ?

Stefan March 26, 2018 answer

Good day,locals! I would like to know, if there are any all-you-can-eat buffets in Riga and if there are,what are you... Read more

Dr March 16, 2018 answer

I am Latvian. I would like to see how modern-day Latvians celebrate St. John's Day.

Ivar March 5, 2018 answer

My partner and I are visiting Riga 25th-28th January. Does anybody have recommendations on things to do? I have s... Read more

Laura January 21, 2018 answer

Hi locals Im going to Riga in March with my boyfriend. I was hoping you could give me some good tips on restaurants,... Read more

Dorthe January 18, 2018 answer

Hi,me and my wife will be Riga 26th of January after 15:30pm,so is there any free/cheap walk tour after that?Or any o... Read more

Nazmul January 11, 2018 answer

Hi whats the best bars to go for meeting people and chatting?

Gadi December 27, 2017 answer

Dear all amazing locals, I am looking to experience the amazing holiday and celebration of christmas! I am most int... Read more

Guy December 19, 2017 answer

I am most interested in clothes and low prices but I would be grateful for any tips!

Emma December 16, 2017 answer

Can anyone provide OCMA approved invitations? I plan to visit Latvia January next year. So i would need a service of... Read more

Innocent December 14, 2017 answer

Hey Locals, Can you recommend any photo tours or photography activities?

Reto December 5, 2017 answer

Hej jeg Riga We are a group of friends spending the next weekend in Riga, we need a place to eat Saturday evening... Read more

Kenneth November 13, 2017 answer

My kids aren't interested in visiting museums or old buildings. What do you recommend? We also like to eat tasty b... Read more

kwok hung November 13, 2017 answer

Hello Locals I am looking for science exhibits/museum to visit with my child. Can you say name/web us?

Nihat October 30, 2017 answer

Hello Locals I am looking for science exhibits/museum to visit with my child. Can you say name/web us?

Nihat October 30, 2017 answer

We are 19 guys who are going to Riga in the beginning of november. We are planning going to a club on Saturday the 11... Read more

Philip October 26, 2017 answer

Im travelling to Riga for one weekend mid-November. I understand its going to be cold but i do like walking/exploring... Read more

Dominique October 22, 2017 answer

Hi I am in Riga on Thursday 19-10-17, travelling from London. Can someone pls. show me around. I can do the same w... Read more

IMRAN October 15, 2017 answer

Labdien, Could you link me with all upcoming Halloween parties in Riga? I am planning to come to Riga at the end of ... Read more

Milda October 10, 2017 answer

Hey, we would like to adopt a dog, if there is any website/FB page you can recommend it would be great! (the shel... Read more

Yam October 7, 2017 answer

Hmm, This question may be not the typical question.I am an international student who studies in Riga.In my university... Read more

Jiaxi October 1, 2017 answer

Dear All, we are travelling to Riga and planning to go out with (business)friends for a great dinner and drinks. I fo... Read more

Magdolna September 22, 2017 answer

Hi! What kind of places offer Aerial Yoga lessons? I found two called "DIKIY Yoga" and "Aerial Yoga Riga" and their p... Read more

Heli September 19, 2017 answer

Dear Community Next week i will be in Riga with some friends. It would be awesome if i could organise a peg system... Read more

Andreas September 14, 2017 answer

Dear Community Next week i will be in Riga with some friends. It would be awesome if i could organise a peg system... Read more

Andreas September 14, 2017 answer

Hi there, I'm visiting Riga for my fitst time from Tokyo next weekend! Do you guys have any recommendations for singl... Read more

Takuya September 13, 2017 answer

Im wondering, as for public transport that is included and what museum is. Would it he worth it? Thank you so much :)

Mimi September 11, 2017 answer

hey, New in Riga i'm originally from the Caribbean, any suggestions for meet- ups with foreigners or places to make ... Read more

Cinderella September 2, 2017 answer

Lindyhop, boogie, rock 'n' roll? Any place for that?

Regina August 21, 2017 answer

A friend of mine and i would like to have a back & massage. Alternatively Thai massage. Can you recommend a good plac... Read more

Alexander August 21, 2017 answer

Sveiki! I will be soon visiting Riga and I was wondering if anyone here would know of any camera store selling use... Read more

Lo August 15, 2017 answer

Hello, I m travelling with friends of mine in Riga right now, and we re looking for nice typical places to listen to... Read more

Coralie August 10, 2017 answer

Hello. I will be in Riga the 30 of august for my birthday. It is a wednesday. What is fun to do? Any recommendations ... Read more

Valeria August 9, 2017 answer

You should add a review on this place, the muffins are gorgeous!

Mark August 8, 2017 answer

Hi there, Traveling to Riga in September from New York City with friends. We have traveled extensively through Eur... Read more

John August 2, 2017 answer

I'm taking my wife to Riga in September. Any pubs to avoid and any recommendations

Darren August 1, 2017 answer

Hi ! I'm photographer. I want to walk abandoned interesting buildings. Do you have any suggestions in this regard?

Deniz July 28, 2017 answer

I'm on budget and need to cut my hair and go drink a couple beers with my friends. One day I was visiting Pļavnieki w... Read more

Claudio July 27, 2017 answer

Hi, i will be traveling to Riga in September, I'm looking for a shops for plus size with nice and cool clothes and no... Read more

angela July 27, 2017 answer

Riga City Festival will be From August 18 to 20. Where can we find the program ?

Michel July 25, 2017 answer

Hi there, i thought is saw online about some outdoor jazz concert everyday happening in riga. Is someone aware of it?... Read more

Valentina July 25, 2017 answer

Hi there, i thought is saw online about some outdoor jazz concert everyday happening in riga. Is someone aware of it?... Read more

Valentina July 25, 2017 answer

Hi! I have a gluten allergy and will be spending one day in Riga this month. Do you have any recommedations for great... Read more

Jessie July 24, 2017 answer

Does some of you know the rental car company in Riga : LATRENT ? They are quite cheap but are they reliable ? Thanks

Michel July 20, 2017 answer

Hi! I'm a student from Belarus. Searching for someone who can show me the city and have some great time on Sunday... Read more

Hi! I'm a student from Belarus. Searching for someone who can show me the city and have some great time on Sunday! ... Read more

Hi! I'm a student from Belarus. Searching for someone who can show me the city and have some great time on Sunday! ... Read more

Hi! I'm a student from Belarus. Searching for someone who can show me the city and have some great time on Sunday... Read more

Hi, We would like to travel for Riga to Vilnius. I have seen different coaches and different prices. Can somebo... Read more

Michel July 14, 2017 answer

Hi, looking for nice sea food place in Riga. Please send me there :)

Shani July 11, 2017 answer

Can you recommend a local car rental. We need to pick the car in Riga and drop it in Vilnius. Looking for reasonable ... Read more

Michel July 10, 2017 answer

We are staying just outside of old town pasted the univeristy. We will be here for 3 nights. Would love some $ or $... Read more

Sandy July 9, 2017 answer

We are staying just outside of old town pasted the univeristy. We will be here for 3 nights. Would love some $ or $... Read more

Sandy July 9, 2017 answer

Can we rent a car at Riga and drop it at Vilnius for a reasonable price ?

Michel July 2, 2017 answer

Can we (2 persons) make a trip from Riga to Vilnius on a tour bus with stops at Rundale palace, Hill of cross, maybe ... Read more

Michel June 25, 2017 answer

We will have two days, and two nights to spend travelling from Jurmala to Vilnius in august. What should we do with t... Read more

Michel June 24, 2017 answer

I will be in Riga from the 10th (Monday) to the 14th of July (Friday). Any fun recommendations for these days?

Gaensly June 21, 2017 answer

Hei! Coming to the Foo Fihgters concert (21.07) and would love to continue the party somewhere. Any suggestions?

Pilleriin June 20, 2017 answer

Me & husband are coming to Riga for few hours between an early morning flight there and a later night flight forward.... Read more

Henna June 6, 2017 answer

Hello! i'll be in Riga for work issues for 1 week in august and i don't now where i stay. I would like to relax at th... Read more

Davide June 1, 2017 answer

Looking for good bikes to ride to Jurmala & Mezaparks. Staying near NW Lielie Kapi.

Drew May 30, 2017 answer

I would like to buy an original vintage or antique map of Riga. No reproductions. Where is a good place to find one?

Matthias May 28, 2017 answer

Isn't it great place worth visiting on Sunday? Would it be closed and no activities and performance take place on Sun... Read more

Lockhart May 24, 2017 answer

Me and my friend are visiting Riga next Tuesday for one night. Any suggestions for late night bars and clubs to have... Read more

Mirjam May 23, 2017 answer

Hi I'm coming to Riga this weekend 26-28th May and I was wondering if anyone could give me some information about pla... Read more

Nick May 23, 2017 answer

Where you get a nice gourmet burger and can sit down to eat.

Martin May 16, 2017 answer

Hey, a friend and I are going to visit riga next week on thursday. My question would be: What would be your perfect ... Read more

Kai May 10, 2017 answer

hello, i would like to know a good club or pub in riga for tonight thanks marco

Marco May 4, 2017 answer

Is there 1-day cards? 1 hour tickets? Are they for all trolleys, trams and buses? We are visiting Riga for 4 days and... Read more

Kerttu May 3, 2017 answer

where in riga old town area are good latvian/baltic restaurants, not expensive

mary April 27, 2017 answer

at about 23.00 how much would a taxi be(female on herown, dont want to get ripped off), also bus 22 where would be ne... Read more

mary April 27, 2017 answer

We will go next August from Riga to Vilnius. What are the best spots to visit on the way ?

Michel April 23, 2017 answer

Hi! We are thinking about moving from switzerland to riga. Nature, playgrounds, cycling and the typical fairtrade-org... Read more

Catherine April 21, 2017 answer

Hi, I left a hard disk drive at an Old Town Riga hotel yesterday and I'm now in Vilnius .... does anyone know a cour... Read more

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Have located Otra Elpa. Are there others You would recommend? 🙂

Have located Otra Elpa. Are there others You would recommend? 🙂

Hi, I am looking for a local to show us two person Riga Moscow District & Old Jewish Ghetto Tour. Our dat would be Au... Read more

Michel April 16, 2017 answer

Hey! In the beginning of May( 2nd, 3rd and probably the 1st) my boss will be making a touristic photoshoot in Riga... Read more

Aneta April 14, 2017 answer

I am in Riga bow for 5 days, looking for someone local who can show me around both the touristics spots as well as th... Read more

Masoom April 13, 2017 answer

I am in Riga bow for 5 days, looking for someone local who can show me around both the touristics spots as well as th... Read more

Masoom April 13, 2017 answer

How to go to the Hill of Cross from Riga ?

Michel April 12, 2017 answer

Hi, In August, we will stay 3 days in Riga, then 2 days in Jurmala, the we have 2 days left before traveling to Vilni... Read more

Michel April 12, 2017 answer

We are a large group (20+) that are looking for the best large & lively bars to go.. any recommendations? Thank you!

Alex April 12, 2017 answer

Hello friends, My friend and I will be visiting Riga for the first time April 28-30. Of course we want to chec... Read more

velvet April 8, 2017 answer

I am looking for informations about Riga City Festival next August : Date, program, etc.

Michel April 6, 2017 answer

Do you know a nice bed & breakfast in the center of Riga, to book from august 15 for 5 days ?

Michel April 4, 2017 answer

Hi, Could you recomend nice, modern place for evening meal, drink and chat in Riga center/oldcity? It could by b... Read more

Kristina March 29, 2017 answer

A good placefor brunch?

Yam March 24, 2017 answer

Hey there, I tried to book a table at Folkklubs Ala Pagrabs but they are unfortunately fully booked. Do you have any... Read more

Mark March 20, 2017 answer

Hey? Do you know where I can buy something similar to this glass feather here in Riga? https://www.etsy.com/il-en/l... Read more

Maya March 19, 2017 answer

Hi there! Next weekend from 24-26 march we are visiting Riga with 8 friends. We would love to meet a local who coul... Read more

Erik March 16, 2017 answer

Hi;-) if there any fun places to check out( not typical touristy stuff) ?? We have seen there's a shooting range just... Read more

Gosia March 14, 2017 answer

Going to Riga 20th of March.Is it very cold? Google says its between 1-5 degrees...?

Gosia March 14, 2017 answer

Hello ! I'm searching for a place that i can order a birthday cake here in riga? some bakery or a freelancer working ... Read more

Yam March 8, 2017 answer

Hi Everyone i am preparing a trip offer to Rigga for my client. 7 Groups of 50 persons each. or 5 groups of 50 per... Read more

Agnieszka March 2, 2017 answer

Have just come back from Estonia (Tallinn) and want to visit Riga next February '18. Will the weather/temperature be ... Read more

Anne February 22, 2017 answer

is there an antiques or flea market? or antiques shop area?

Gudrun February 20, 2017 answer

Hi. Im going to Riga in October With my Colleagues. We are going to stay there for the weekend. Do any of you recomme... Read more

Carina January 26, 2017 answer

I was thinking the SemaraH hotel or Wellton? Love the look of Semara H hotel and happy hour cocktails, this will be m... Read more

Lauren January 16, 2017 answer

Hello everyone, I am interesting if Riga has good fast food restaurant like kebab, pica, taco ? Thanks for your answers

Paulius January 16, 2017 answer

Hi Riga locals! I am planning a trip to Riga in June and have noticed that our stay includes the days of the Midsumm... Read more

Alice January 10, 2017 answer

Hello there dear Riga locals, We are planning to walk in Jurmala today, please advice which way to walk, what to see... Read more

Aniko January 10, 2017 answer

Are there any nice/interesting places with affordable prices that is worth seeing but is not located in Riga Old Town... Read more

Elena January 9, 2017 answer

Hey! I'll visit Riga in July and have a question: what is the best way for making these two travels (Riga-Stockholm ... Read more

Victor January 2, 2017 answer

Is there an internet cafe or other place where I can print my boarding passes on a Sunday?

chris November 20, 2016 answer

Hi all i am going to Riga with a friend in one week. we will arrive at 22.00 on friday. Is there any train or metr... Read more

Paula November 17, 2016 answer

-3 days in Riga -No car available -2 people

chris November 16, 2016 answer

Can you advice a pub or bar to spend this evening 31.12.2106.City center or old town(12 people)

Ragne November 8, 2016 answer

We are a party of 4 from England in Riga for New Year. Which restaurant would you recommend for New Year's Eve?

Mike November 8, 2016 answer

Posted this on the page of the Central Market as well, due to me reading about it being a good place to get such thin... Read more

Nick November 3, 2016 answer

can you advice a restaurant/cafe to spend this evening with some dininig?

Cezary October 31, 2016 answer

Hi All, please recommend most interesting and new places to visit in Riga? Best local, friendly or most impressiv... Read more

Kristina October 26, 2016 answer

Hello everyone! Our company from Belarus is planning to celebrate corporate new year party in Riga, we are coming on ... Read more

Nadin October 19, 2016 answer

Me and my family are traveling tot Letvia in the beginning of November. We want to stay with our 2 small childre... Read more

Willemijn October 9, 2016 answer

I'm looking for spices, noodles, drinks, maybe tapioka pearls....

Sini October 2, 2016 answer

Are there any techno/trance parties in Riga October 1-2? Or just good clubs with such kind of music?

Roman October 1, 2016 answer

Hi! My daughter is flying to Riga in few weeks and needs to take a bus or a train from there to Daugavpils. Could som... Read more

Henna September 12, 2016 answer

Hi locals, we`re coming to Riga in early october for weekend+1 trip to get some rest and enjoy the good things in ... Read more

Jonas September 12, 2016 answer

a) What should I not miss on a day tour of Riga? b) Any interesting places off the beaten track? c) Where can I... Read more

Neil September 8, 2016 answer

hey, I am coming to Riga for 3 nights and already have a hotel, what kind of budget is ok in Euros?

Meg September 5, 2016 answer

Does anyone have any recommendations on how to spend a Sunday in Riga? Any events, brunches, live music, markets etc,... Read more

Natalie September 3, 2016 answer

hi, we are a basque couple who will be spending 2 or 3 days there in late september .Any suggestion for a good and n... Read more

Iñaki September 2, 2016 answer

Hi My boyfriend and I are in Riga for a few days and have tickets to the ballet at National Opera House tomorrow nig... Read more

Natalie September 1, 2016 answer

Dear people of Riga, my name is Michael and i am traveling the world with my partner Ellinor. We are collecting local... Read more

Michael August 29, 2016 answer

We are a couple visiting next week and want to avoid staying in very touristy area and "live like a local" ideally in... Read more

Natalie August 21, 2016 answer

Hello. Me and my friend are coming to Riga this weekend and wanted to check if there are any interesting events on th... Read more

Dainora August 16, 2016 answer

Vai varat ieteikt kādu labu kaljana bāru, kur aizvest Rīgas viesus, kas vēlas ūdenspīpi.

Jānis August 11, 2016 answer

Hi, im going to Riga in December and would love to see some of the countryside. Can you recommend and winter actives... Read more

Lynne August 6, 2016 answer

Hello, I am coming to Riga just for one day, and I am interested in what can I see and what should I visit in one day... Read more

Rima August 4, 2016 answer

Hi, I just came to Riga and will be staying for at least 5 months. Are there any places that show non-comercial movie... Read more

Vilius August 2, 2016 answer

Are you able to buy smaller quantities of perhaps cheese and cold meats or is it only sold by the kg?

Isabel July 24, 2016 answer

better with local food, or may be some eco

Elina July 18, 2016 answer

I want to go to find some vintage items, so I'd likt to know if there are vintage market? And when are they open? Or ... Read more

Nina July 18, 2016 answer

Me and a friend are in Riga for a short weekend break. Looking for recommendations for a good club/bars to go to on S... Read more

Matthew July 2, 2016 answer

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