Tourism in Latvia

Is Latvia worth visiting?
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What is famous in Latvia?


 Latvia is a small country that may not be known to many, but this country is distinguished by the beauty that makes it a masterpiece of art, as nearly half of this country is green forests. It has many lakes and rivers, and sandy beaches overlooking the Baltic Sea, and perhaps what distinguishes it is not only its beauty Naturally, it has a long history and wide cultural diversity, as well as a unique location that made it a coveted by many other countries.

In the year 1991 AD, this country was able to get rid of the occupation and the invaders who targeted it in pursuit of it due to its location as a link between Europe and the Middle East, although it had been independent since 1918 AD, it was not completely stable and it has many conflicts in which the Germans and the Soviets have a fundamental role. However, it was able to regain full control and became completely stable and independent.

Tourism in Latvia 
In the recent period, the number of tourists who go to this country to enjoy spending special times between the rich nature and wandering around the country and its wonderful cities has increased in the recent period. In the past, this city is one of the cities that have been annexed to the UNESCO World Heritage Organization, and in this city, many distinct places such as the old village, "Old Town", which contains many historical monuments belonging to different world civilizations, and the city also contains the Church of St. Peter, which It was built since 1209 AD.

This church is famous for its unique design; It has a very high tower, and near it is the cathedral that is known as the Dom. This cathedral is one of the distinguished historical places that were built in 1211 AD, and in the city also there is the Black Heads Building, which was built in the fourteenth century but was destroyed in World War II. It was restored and repaired in 1999 AD to become the temporary residence of the President of the Republic.

The city of Regna contains the Statue of Liberty, whose height is approximately 42 meters, and this statue is surrounded by the trees of the Central Park characteristic, and this city contains the National Opera House built since 1863 AD, and in ancient times the opera house was known as the Roman Theater until it was renovated and repaired. In 1955 AD.

The old town includes many beautiful tourist places such as the Russian Drama Theater, which is the oldest of its kind outside the borders of the Russian country, and this theater was built in 1883 AD, and in the Old City also many old cafes and hotels, which are considered among the historical places in the country that contain On some artifacts and paintings dating back to the twenties and thirties of the last century, and Latvia is the second country in order after Switzerland, and its natural forests reach about 45% of the country’s area, and it has about three thousand lakes and 12 thousand rivers.

Sigulda is one of the beautiful cities in Latvia, near the Goya Plain; This city attracts many tourists as it includes more than 500 historical tourist attractions such as forts built over the hills, old palaces, and churches that were built in the Middle Ages, and in this city, there are places equipped for vertical flight, places to jump from forty meters, and there are places Especially for skiing, and what also attracts tourists is the beauty of Latvia's beaches and its distinctive coastal areas, especially the Yurmla region, which is the largest city on the Baltic coast, which is an integrated museum.

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