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When it comes time to bring home a souvenir from your vacation, ShermansTravel experts know just where to go. Whether it’s a high-end leather purse or an authentic, locally made craft, we show you which stores and markets to hit up for all your shopping needs – while highlighting the best steals and bargains in your destination.

Shopping in Riga

Art Nouveau Riga

Looking for statuesque gods and gargoyles to commemorate your trip? Head to this little shop for tasteful mementoes of Riga’s formidable architecture.

Strelnieku 9, 011-371-733 3030, www.artnouveauriga.lv
Tags: family | shopping | moderate | culture | souvenirs

Bergs Bazaar

Situated in a stylish quarter of the city, this bazaar holds everything from designer arts and craft shops to second-hand clothing boutiques. There’s even a worthy organic food market.

Elizabetes iela, 011-371- 6728-3641, www.bergabazars.lv
Tags: shopping | moderate | trendy | art | crafts

Emihla Gustava Chocolates

This chocolatier is a must-stop for classic and contemporary chocolate masterpieces, all hand-crafted from the finest ingredients.

Marijas 13, Berga Bazars, 011-371-728-7510
Tags: family | shopping | moderate | smart splurge


Quirky jewelry, home décor items, books, and cards fill this tiny shop. An idiosyncratic upstairs bar caters to an artistically diverse crowd.

Barona 31a, 011-371-728-1141
Tags: shopping | moderate | trendy


The only retail outlet for the last remaining Latvian linen factory in Jelgava, Larelini sells a range of colors and textures by the meter. The ready-made household table linen is of questionable taste, but the tea towels and bed linen are beautiful.

Brivibas 196, 011-371-737-5310, www.larelini.lv
Tags: shopping | moderate

Lietoti Ādas Apģērbi

The musty, 2nd floor interior of this used leather goods shop is not for the faint-hearted. The brave, however, will be rewarded with affordable suede and leather jackets from the last three decades. Their fur hats are especially useful in winter.

Matīsa iela 28a,
Tags: budget | shopping


This Finnish Department store sells everything from Dockers to Tommy Hilfiger plus cosmetics and homeware. Check out the delicatessen downstairs for a dizzying range of Scandinavian fare.

Janvara iela 813, 011-371-6707-1222, www.stockmann.lv
Tags: shopping | moderate | trendy


This branch of the “Upe” music retail and publishing house specialises in Latvian folk and world music, along with musical instruments, gifts, and toys.

Riharda Vāgnera iela 5, 011-371-6722- 6119
Tags: family | shopping | moderate | live entertainment | culture

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