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CAPITAL CHRONICLE Pt. 5. Best waterbeyonds in Riga to run away from everybody.

When the weather seems great and physical distancing barely, yet still relevant, it is crucial to find some solace by the water. Except - without much of a crowd. For that we put some effort in documenting Riga's best "waterbeyonds". Want to find out what they are and why it's the best the city can offer for a discrete watergazer? Have a look!

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