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11.06.2012 Big arts and crafts fair continues in Riga

From 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., it's Day Two for the 42nd annual Latvian Arts and Crafts Fair at Riga's Ethnographic Open Air Museum.

11.06.2012 Latvian cyclist wins "Tele 2" Riga marathon

Andzs Flaksis crossed the finish line first today, successfully mastering the 191km distance and taking the "Riga Grand Prix" at the "Tele 2" Riga Cycling Marathon today. He also...

11.06.2012 -ynnej1976.wordpress.com Spa weekend in Latvia

In October 2010 me and a friend went to Jurmala, in Latvia, for 4 days relaxation in a spa. Jurmala is a summertown with a wide beautiful beach and lots of greenery.

11.06.2012 "airBaltic" resumes flights to Dublin

Today, national airline "airBaltic" will resume flights from Riga to Dublin, "Nozare.lv" was informed by the airline. "airBaltic" will fly to Dublin four times a week and only...

07.06.2012 Highest swing in Latvia to open in Ogre Region's Keipene County

A new tourist attraction, "Supolu parks" (Swings Park) will open in Ogre Region's Keipene County on June 15, which will have the highest swing in Latvia.

07.06.2012 Rare bird seen near Ogre

Today, a rare Corn Bunting (Miliaria calandra) was seen in the village of Ciemupe in Ogre Region (central Latvia), which most likely nested in Latvia once before, but returns only on rare occasions,...

07.06.2012 "In the Fog", film shot in Latvia, takes FIPRESCI Prize at Cannes Film Festival

Polish film director Sergei Loznitsa's feature film "In the Fog" has won the International Federation of Film Critics (FIPRESCI) Prize at the Cannes Film Festival, as film studio "Rija...

07.06.2012 -Argophilia Travel Latvia Wins the World’s Most Beautiful Country Vote

Challenging a bit the classical idea of beauty, Latvia has been chosen as the world’s most beautiful country by an online competition released last month by First Choice.

07.06.2012 Number of visitors to Riga Motor Museum doubles in two years

The number of visitors to the Riga Motor Museum has doubled in two years thanks to the museum's marketing activities, as the museum's director Aivars Aksenoks (All For Latvia!-For Fatherland And...

07.06.2012 Hermanis one of top ten European theater personalities of the decade - Swiss magazine "DU"

New Riga Theater (Jaunais Rigas teatris) Director Alvis Hermanis has been named among the top ten European theater personalities of the decade in a survey by the Swiss cultural magazine "DU", the...

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