The national capital Riga is located 55 miles (89 kilometers) east of Strazde.
To get a true appreciation Latvia, hit the road and explore the diverse settlements in the area of Strazde. Examples of places within a relatively short distance of Strazde are Tukums, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the northwest, and Dundaga, 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the southeast.
Riga is 55 miles (89 kilometers) from Strazde. This regional center includes a great selection of tourist attractions, such as Mezapark, Vansu Bridge and Riga Castle. Riga Radio and TV Tower, Skonto Stadium and Swedish Tower are just a handful of the many other interesting attractions that await.
For a real insight into the heart and soul of Strazde, be sure to visit the region's cathedrals. This area is renowned for its historic mansions; these are often windows into the region's colorful past.
Discover the region's trademark waterways. Kite surfing and wind surfing are just two of the most popular ways to exercise here.
For many travelers, exploring new places is as much about the culinary landscape as it is about taking photos of tourist attractions so be sure to try out the local specialties for which this area is known. Potato and egg are regularly used in kitchens in this region. Don't leave Latvia without checking out galerts (jellied meat) as well as karbonade (breaded pork chops). Finish with fruit compote, a popular dessert. The restaurants in Latvia often have Uzavas, so be sure to try one if you enjoy a beer.
At the end of your vacation, bid a fond Uz redzēšanos (farewell) to the locals you've met and the great places you've seen.