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Republic of Latvia is located in the geographical area Baltics, more specifically on the eastern shore of the Baltic Sea. The country has a common border with Estonia, Russia, Belarus and Lithuania.Latvia covers an area of 64,589 km ² and has a population of around 2.2 million (2010).
The capital Riga has in excess of 750 000 inhabitants, is situated on the Gulf of Riga (Baltic Sea).Other major cities are Liepaia and Daugavpils.The official language in Latvia is Latvian, and akin to the language of neighboring Lithuania.
The landscape in Latvia is characterized by forests. Otherwise, the country is intersected by numerous smaller rivers and lakes. The largest of the lakes, Luban, has an area of 82 km2.
The most popular tourism destination in Latvia’s capital Riga, where the old city is a tourist draw.Also newer architecture is a trademark of the city. This is particularly a comprehensive collection of buildings in the city center, with its distinctive art nouveau style are listed on UNESCO World Heritage List.
Latvia’s main airport is Riga International Airport, located just outside the center of the capital.