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05.12.2011 -The Jewish daily FORWARD, blog: The Jew and the Carrot In search of rye: baker's trip to Riga

As the owner of an organic, kosher bakery in the Hudson Valley, Dan Leader’s life is a round-the-clock whir of promotion, sales, recipe testing and travel. 

05.12.2011 Christmas markets open in Riga on November 26

The tempting smell of mulled wine and toasted almonds, shiny gingerbread cookies and items made by local craftsmen – the opening of Old Town’s Christmas market is one of the surest signs that...

05.12.2011 -a blog in Wordpress.com Art Nouveau Riga

Riga, Latvia, is one of the finest cities in Europe and a largely undiscovered destination among  travelers. 

05.12.2011 -The Baltic times Italian musical legend performs in the Baltics

When we talk about music we evaluate how it speaks to us. Is it able to reach our deepest cells and make us believe it is what we have been waiting for? 

05.12.2011 Special ceremony Friday honoring 1.2-millionth tourist to visit Riga this year

This Friday, this year's 1.2 millionth tourist will have visited Riga, topping the entire number of tourists who visited Riga last year, as Riga Tourism Development Bureau's representative Guna...

25.11.2011 Around 100,000 saw "Beaming Riga" light festival

As many as 100,000 people may have visited central Riga to see the "Beaming Riga" light festival from November 17 through November 20, as the festival's creative director, Diana Civle, told...

25.11.2011 Latvian film "Tiger" takes top award at Bradford Animation Festival

Janis Cimermanis' animated film "Tiger" has won the Bradford Animation Festival's Award in the Films for Children category, as the National Film Center's spokeswoman Kristine Zvirbule...

25.11.2011 -The Stand By News travel magazine airBaltic Second Best Among World’s Airlines for Service Onboard

The Latvian national airline airBaltic has been awarded a Silver medal in ISPY 2011 for the quality of its cabin service.

23.11.2011 -/Blog/ Travel with Hank and Ruth Harbaugh Riga's Take-Your-Medicine Museum

Riga, Latvia’s Pauls Stradins Museum of the History of Medicine is a very serious place.

23.11.2011 "Positivus Festival" to be held once again next summer

The largest music and art festival in the Baltic States - ''Positivus Festival'', will be organized once again this year in Latvia, the festival's organizer Girts Majors said in an...

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