Information and registration for teachers, trainers, scientists, alumni and other GLOBE friends


The GLOBE Europe and Eurasia Regional Meeting and Training will take place at the HOTEL ISLANDE in Riga, the capital of Latvia.
The currency used in Latvia is Euro. Card payments are available almost everywhere in the country.


Please book your accommodation according to your needs, either at Hotel Islande or other accommodation offers in Riga.

For the rooms in Hotel Islande there are prices guaranteed for the GLOBE group:

  • Single room 42 EUR/room including breakfast
  • Double room. 42 EUR/room including breakfast

To book a room with the guaranteed price, please contact the hotel directly by email at indicating your name/family name, arrival/departure date, room category and quoting the password GLOBE2023 .

Tourist tax might be charged extra.

GLOBE Regional Meeting venue

How to get to Riga

In line with the Green event, please, consider the type of transportation with low impact on the environment from your home to Riga.

By plane
Riga airport is well connected with other European cities. When buying the air ticket, make sure that the ticket will allow you to get refunded in case you cannot fly due to medical reasons.

By train or bus
Riga is well accessible by international bus operators.

For details see the page Getting to and around Riga.

Participation fee


Please note that travel from/to the airport is not included.

Check the Covid restrictions before you go

Currently, there are no restrictions on coming to Latvia. However, it is your own responsibility to check the updated information before you start travelling, as the Covid situation may change.