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02.08.2011 Adventure campaign "The Great Baltic Tour"

In order to encourage residents of the Baltic States – Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania, to become more familiar with their countries, the adventure campaign “The Great Baltic Tour” will be...

02.08.2011 Mushroom-picking in Latvia’s forests

During the end of summer and autumn, Latvia becomes one of the few European countries where trains, buses and roadsides are packed with people carrying baskets of mushrooms. Mushroom frying, marination and...

02.08.2011 Blue Flag eco-label awarded to 12 Latvian beaches and marinas

Ten Latvian beaches and two marinas have been awarded the Blue Flag eco-label this year. The Blue Flag has become the most popular eco-label, recognized by local residents, tourists, as well as...

02.08.2011 International food industry fair "Riga Food 2011"

“Riga Food”, which is the biggest food industry fair in the Baltic States, outlines the development of industry, highlights novelties, and presents an opportunity to meet serious and reliable...

02.08.2011 Milk, bread and honey festival in Jelgava

On August 27, the city of Jelgava will celebrate its annual milk, bread and honey festival. Visitors will have the opportunity to participate in many milk, bread and honey-related games, taste many products...

02.08.2011 An invitation to the international working seminar of tourism professionals "Baltic Connecting"

An International Event  for Tourism Professionals 25th – 29th September, 2011 Riga, Latvia

02.08.2011 Ligatne paper mill village awarded Europe’s most excellent tourism destination in Latvia

Ligatne paper mill has been awarded Europe’s most excellent tourism destination in Latvia in 2011. The competition was organized by Latvian Economy Ministry and Tourism Development State Agency within...

02.08.2011 Liepaja Karosta Prison included on the list of CNN journalist’s top ten all-time "craziest" travel moments

Longtime travel writer and co-host of “World Travels”, a 40-episode TV series aired on National Geographic Adventure and Travel Channel, Julia Dimon, admits that visit to the popular Latvian...

02.08.2011 The old Riga Stock Exchange – new home of the Museum of Foreign Art

After several years of renovation, the historical building of the Riga Stock Exchange in the heart of Old Town Riga, which is built in Venetian Renaissance palazzo style and is a listed architectural...

02.08.2011 XIX International Opera Music Festival in Sigulda

The year’s most prestigious open-air musical event – the International Sigulda Opera Festival – will be held from July 29 to 31. The festival will take place on the open-air stage in the...

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