may not expect much alpine action in one of Europe’s flattest piece
of real estate, and when you do strap on the skis here, the trip down
is so quick
that you spend as much time in line for the T-bar as on the
for people who can’t afford to fly to Davos every weekend, there is
lots of fun to be had on Latvia’s slopes. Given the topography,
enterprising landowners have set up lifts on anything resembling an
incline. And there are advantages to skiing in Latvia. Firstly, there
are a number of runs within an hour’s drive of Riga, so day trips
are a piece...
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