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14.02.2012 Organizers want Dome Square for "New Wave"

LETA has learned from sources that Russian composer Igor Krutoy, organizer of the annual "New Wave" pop music contest/festival in Jurmala, has met with municipal leaders in Riga to discuss the...

14.02.2012 More foreign travelers visit Riga Zoo

Increasingly more foreign tourists visit Riga Zoo not only in the summer but also in the winter, Riga Zoo CEO Rolands Greizins says in an interview with LETA.

14.02.2012 Next year's ''Northern Future Forum'' to be held in Riga

At the conclusion of Thursday's ''Northern Future Forum'' in Stockholm, the heads of state of Great Britain, the Nordic and Baltic countries supported the proposal made by Latvian Prime...

14.02.2012 -a travel and tea diary/ Wordpress.com A Travel and Tea Diary: Tea 34, Riga, February 12th 2012

I started to like Riga a little more today.  I went into the city centre, by foot once again, and headed straight for Aspara Tea House.

07.02.2012 -Nozare.lv ''airBaltic'' to resume flights between Riga and Dublin this summer season

This upcoming summer season, Latvian national airline ''airBaltic'' will reintroduce flights between Dublin and Riga for convenient point-to-point travel, as well as efficient connecting...

07.02.2012 -Nozare.lv British portal lists Jurmala among world's best beach cities

One of the largest British news portals - "www.aol.co.uk" - has listed Jurmala among the world's ten most perfect beach cities, LETA was informed by the Jurmala City Council.

24.01.2012 Theresa: Semester "break" in Riga

As our first semester officially ended last weekend, some friends of mine and I decided to celebrate our semester break – even though it was only one weekend long.

24.01.2012 Eastern Conference win KHL ''All Star'' game in Riga

In a fun and enjoyable game January 21 evening, the Kontinental Ice Hockey League's (KHL) Eastern Conference ''All Stars'' won the annual KHL ''All Star'' game in Riga by...

24.01.2012 Latvian ski hills packed with skiers this weekend

With winter finally arriving in Latvia, ski hills throughout the country are packed with winter sports enthusiasts, the business information portal ''Nozare.lv'' informs after contacting...

13.01.2012 -Time to Wander Travelling Around Riga

Why is Riga, Latvia becoming such a popular tourist destination?

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