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02.08.2012 Climate change could turn Baltic region into one of Europe's most popular tourism destinations – meteorologist

Due to climate change, the British islands, as well as the Baltic Sea region, could become one of Europe's most popular tourism destinations, Latvian Environment, Geology and Meteorology Center chief...

02.08.2012 Forest travel guide for tourists published

A special travel guide for tourists called ''Forest Guide'' (Meza Celvedis) has been published, the Rural Tourism Association's "Lauku celotajs" President and Member of the...

02.08.2012 Riga Airport's passenger turnover falls 10.6% in Q2

Riga International Airport served 1.29 million passengers in the second quarter this year, which is 10.6 percent less than in the second quarter of 2011, according to the Central Statistical Bureau's...

02.08.2012 Hotel occupancy increased in May

There was been an increase in hotel occupancy in Latvia this past May, when compared to the same month last year, according to information from the Central Statistical Bureau (CSB).

26.07.2012 Record-high number of guests expected to visit Riga this year

  This year, Riga will be visited by a record-high number of travelers, Riga Tourism Development Bureau board member Vita Jermolovica predicted in an interview with "Nozare.lv".

26.07.2012 11th international pop-music festival "New Wave 2012" begins

The 11th international pop-music festival "New Wave 2012" starts at Dzintari Concert Hall in Jurmala on July 24th.

26.07.2012 Riga most popular with German, Spanish and Russian cruise liner passengers

German cruise liner passengers accounted for 45 percent of all cruise liner passengers serviced at Riga Port in the first six months this year, as the port informed the "Nozare.lv" business portal...

26.07.2012 Riga most popular with German, Spanish and Russian cruise liner passengers

German cruise liner passengers accounted for 45 percent of all cruise liner passengers serviced at Riga Port in the first six months this year, as the port informed the "Nozare.lv" business portal...

26.07.2012 25,000 people attend "Positivus" festival

A total of about 25,000 people attended the "Positivus" music and art festival in Salacgriva last weekend, of which about 10,000 were staying in the festival's tent village, according to...

26.07.2012 Riga Festival to run August 17 through August 19

The Riga Festival this year will continue for three days, from August 17 through August 19, LETA learned from the Riga City Council.

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