• Lielezers


  • 67% associate "Ligo!" holiday with "good time"
    A "Ferratum Latvia"/"Runde" survey of 500 people shows that despite weather conditions and financial woes, 67 percent associate the Midsummer "Ligo!" holiday with a good time, getting together with friends and pleasant relaxation.
  • British rock band ''Muse'' to perform in Riga in December; tickets already on sale
    05.07.2012 | 
    This December, British rock band ''Muse'' will appear live in concert at ''Arena Riga'', LETA was informed by concert agency ''Positivus Music'' spokeswoman Zane Peneze.
  • airBaltic and Sixt team up
    05.07.2012 | 
    Latvian national airline airBaltic and Sixt, one of the leading European providers of mobility services, have teamed up to offer more convenient travel for customers.
  • Riga, Latvia
    05.07.2012 | 
    Next stop in my trip to the Baltic States was Riga in Latvia. I learned most about the economic situation, because Latvia was one of the countries that was hit hardest during the crisis. Furthermore, (again) the city centre is very beautiful with lots of amazing buildings.
  • Latvia
    05.07.2012 | 
    In many ways, Latvia is very similar to Estonia. Riga has a beautiful old town, which is quite different from Tallinn. It's larger, and not quite as immediately intense, but more subtle and spread out. The new town was also a pleasant surprise. A lot of parks, and some great architecture. There's also a huge market that fills five old WW1 zeppelin hangars as well as the entire surrounding area.
  • Postcard from a mini Latvian roadtrip
    05.07.2012 | 
    This lovely old diused farm building was on the road between Riga and Liepaja which as roadtrips go is pretty short only taking a few hours but currently is the only viable way to travel between the two areas.
  • Children summer at the open air stahe Melluzi
    For 14 Sundays – starting 27 May till 26 August – events for children will take place with offers of activities covering all age groups from toddlers to teens, so the young generation could be introduced to the culturally historical object – the open air stage of Melluzi – and get the feeling of spending a quality time there.
  • Special fan tent to be open in Riga for duration of EURO 2012
    11.06.2012 | 
    The Latvian Football Federation (LFF), in cooperation with ''Carlsberg'', will unveil a special fan tent outside the Riga Congress Building, which will open for the duration of EURO 2012, LETA was informed by spokeswoman for Latvian brewery ''Aldaris'' Laura Krastina.
  • First chanterelles on sale at Riga Central Market
    11.06.2012 | 
    This year's first chanterelles can be bought at the Riga Central Market today, "Nozare.lv" was informed by "Rigas Centraltirgus" (Riga Central Market) marketing and communications head Ivars Jakovels.
  • Latvian airline launches flight buddies program
    11.06.2012 | 
    Getting trapped in a boring conversation with a fellow passenger aboard a plane could soon be a thing of the past thanks to a flight buddy system developed by Latvia's national airline.