Riga Flea Market in spring 2016

Riga Flea Market season is here. The dark winter is over and again people are out and about in the streets and parks of Riga. Some may even smile, which is often not the case for winter when many move from point A to B and they can think only of how cold it is […] Read more…

March 16th 2016

The 16th March is for some a  commemorative day of Latvian Legion soldiers who fought under the  Waffen-SS during World War II. In 1998 the government made it an official commemorative day but very soon after that in 2000 it was cancelled. Never the less each year there are legionnaires and they supporters who march to Freedom Monument of […] Read more…

Rumbula Massacre 1941

On November 30th and 8th December 1941 the Rumbula Massacre took place. In two separate days at the end of 1941, approximately 25,000 Jews were massacred during the Nazi occupation of Latvia. Collectively these are named the Rumbula massacre. This included mostly Latvian Jews as well as German Jews brought in by train. The majority […] Read more…

E.a.t. Riga during the winter months.

Winter in Riga Greetings from Riga! Hopefully you have not been getting too cold now that the winter has arrived here in Europe. 2015 has been a great year here at E.a.t. Riga Tours. We have had the opportunity to meet so many great people, whether on one of our bike tours, walking tours, at the […] Read more…

Riga Jazz Stage

9th – 11th April 2015 Riga Jazz Stage. Jazz comes to Riga for a few days in April 2015 with The International Jazz Artist Contest ‘Riga Jazz Stage’ Drawing artists from across the globe, performing in the renowned venue and cinema ‘Splendid Palace’. A 1920s cinema with beautiful interior decor and great acoustics will come […] Read more…

E.a.t. Riga has a new webpage!

New year and a new website! We have just launched our new webpage here at E.a.t. and we are happy to receive any feedback you may have on the site. If you encounter any issues whilst using our site please let us know so we can fix it a.s.a.p. Expect lots of new content to […] Read more…

2015 in Riga – Happy New Year!

Happy New Year to you all and greetings from the E.a.t. Riga team. This year is set to bring some new surprises and activities for you all visiting Riga as well as some further reaching changes within Latvian society and the Baltic region that will in our opinion affect life here as well as those […] Read more…

E.a.t. Riga – Our new promo video

Well, we had to make a short video at some point to promote our little project here! With autumn setting in and a new look forward to the seasons to come we decided we would reach out to our customer base with a short promo video to say a bit about ourselves and why to […] Read more…

Statistics Latvia – A nice video on numbers and facts in Latvia

A video has appeared online produced by ‘Statistics Latvia’ showcasing details on statistics related to Latvia. Check it out below. This well produced video gives a breakdown on a number of facts about Latvia, Population, Birth rate, Death rate, Marriage, Biggest exports and so on. Of course you can simply watch and learn but why […] Read more…