I saw that my blog has been viewed by someone from Riga which i have never in my life heard of that city name. However,... im impressed with the beauty of Riga city after doing some research in the net. Riga is the capital and largest city of Latvia.Magnificent... Loves!!! Thanks for visiting my Blog. Riga, the capital of Latvia, is located on the shore of the Baltic Sea on both banks of the Daugava river. During the Middle Ages the River Daugava was one of the largest trade routes in Eastern Europe.