The history of Daugavpils began more than eight centuries ago and interconnects five countries. Daugavpils today is an important historical center of Eastern Europe, and the point of intersection of many cultures which for centuries formed the image of the city.
The abundance of historical monuments of different ages will please history enthusiasts. Theater and arts center with constantly updated exhibits are available to connoisseurs of art, but fans of active recreation will like sports facilities and access to nature within the city limits.
Restaurants offer dishes of Russian, Latvian, European and Asian cuisine. For evening entertainment there are restaurants and bars with live music performed by groups from across Europe.