Autumn in Riga can be rather Grey. We are not going to pretend that its always sunny in Riga and people are always happy and welcoming, quite the opposite. November brings a time for reflection and contemplation.

Autumn gloom and Victory MonumentDuring Autumn, especially in November, the City turns upside down, no more sunshine, no more happy faces, friends do not answer your phone calls and people in the bar talk only about purpose of life and how everything is pointless.

Gloomy Riga around Māras DīķisThe best thing to do at this time is to get extra layer of clothes and go out to get as much sunlight as possible, and also take some pictures.