Ventspils – one of the most rapidly developing cities in the country. During the last five-ten years Ventspils has become one of the most popular tourist destinations in Latvia. Being a major industrial port, the city invests transit revenues into the tourism infrastructure. That’s why it’s sometimes called “Latvian Dubai”.
Valka is one of the six world cities with center at the state border. On Latvian side its Valka while on Estonian – Valga. Smiltene is a city on the west Latvia near to highway Riga – Pskov. The town is interesting for its nature: lake Tepera, old park, Middle lake. In Smiltene suburbs in winter season are opened several ski tracks.