Jurmala: Leave the Sunscreen at Home
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Jurmala: Leave the Sunscreen at Home

Jurmala, Latvia, nestled on the white-sand shores of the Baltic Sea, is a short 30-minute train ride from Riga. After reading about Jurmala’s history as a famous tourist town, its collection of turn-of-the-century wooden houses, and the fact that it’s now a playground for Russian celebrities, oil tycoons, and mobsters, we thought a day trip … Continue reading