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27.09.2011 -ArticleSnatch.com Article praises Latvia for its multifaceted value: Visiting Riga

Rigaprovides the visitor with a wealth of experiences from its lively nightlife and international cuisine, to its medieval streets and fascinating architecture.

27.09.2011 -Travel via Europe Karostas Cietums – the only military prison in Europe open to tourists

Karostas Cietums is the only military prison in Europe open to tourists. It’s been described as being more impressive than Alcatraz, and acts almost like a terrifying interactive reality show.

27.09.2011 -Ranker.com Ranker.com posts lists of Latvian castles

A List of Latvian Castles. Every famous castle from Latvia has been included. Originally made of earth and wood, later castles were built of stone, so many still survive today.

12.09.2011 -Sin City 247 – the Entertainment Guide airBaltic nominated best among world’s airlines for innovations

The Latvian national airline airBaltic has been nominated as one of the Top 6 airlines in the world for innovations in generating ancillary revenue. The decision to nominate airBaltic in the category Best...

12.09.2011 "Angel Glass Design" hopes to conquer Russian market

Glass and crystal dishware brand's "an&angel" producer "Angel Glass Design" will continue to enter new export markets, of which Russia is the nearest goal, as "Angel Glass...

12.09.2011 -Baltic Stand By News Russian tourists on holiday shopping spree

Since January, 2011, purchases made by Russian tourists in Latvia increased 186 percent, writes the Baltic travel trade magazine Stand By News reports referring to Telegraf.

12.09.2011 -Expatify.com blogs and community magazine Exploring the Major Cities of Latvia

Riga is the capital and largest city of Latvia, and it is located on the mouth of the river Daugava. It has a population of about 700,000. It is also the largest Baltic city. The city is known culturally...

12.09.2011 -The Baltic News Network portal Good year forecast for business tourism in Latvia

Tourism industry dropped dramatically in 2009, while this year its turnover has spiked 35%. This allows to claim that tourism industry has been stabilising and 2011 will round up as a successful year, Irena...

07.09.2011 "Laima" ice cream with black balsam and chocolate icing to be company's national ice cream

Joint-stock confectionery "Laima" has announced that the ice cream recipe with black balsam and icing ice has received the most votes and will be the company's national ice cream.

07.09.2011 Latvia's first satellite to be launched into orbit at end-2011 or beginning of 2012

Latvia's first satellite "Venta-1" will be launched into orbit with Indian carrier rocket at the end of this year or with Russian carrier rocket at the beginning of 2012.