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Latvia, the official name - Republic of Latvia - Baltic state in Northern Europe with a population of 2,236,910 people (2011), the capital city - Riga (703 581 persons, 2011). In Latvia, there are 1,282,034 women.
Most of its history Latvia was subordinated to other countries. This is reflected in the mentality of the population. For the most part calm, do not like to fight. Prefer to negotiate and seek compromis.
Latvian temperate climate and balanced geological conditions to protect the territory from hazards, and a limited number of minerals - by intense contamination with different waste mining industry.
Latvia's economy suffered greatly during the crisis of the 2009th year. In the country, unemployment and many people are very poor.
Major latvian cities - Riga, Daugavpils, Liepaja, Jelgava, Jurmala.
In other cities the standard of living is lower. Service (hotels, restaurants, bars) is significantly lower. Thus, only recommended for experienced travelers.
Riga, Latvia tourism and hotels guide provided by AdultRiga.com
Latvia overall information