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16.06.2011 -LETA James Blunt to perform concert in Riga in September

At the end of September, British singer James Blunt will perform a concert in Riga.

16.06.2011 -LETA Midsummer "Ligo!" night to be celebrated riverside in Old Town

For the second year in a row, the Riga City Council is providing the opportunity for residents and tourists to celebrate Midsummer "Ligo!" night in Old Town between Akmens and Vansu bridges June...

27.05.2011 -LETA Prince Albert of Monaco to visit Latvia on June 1

On an invitation by President Valdis Zatlers, Prince Albert II of Monaco will arrive on an official visit to Latvia on June 1.

27.05.2011 -The Independent Trail of the unexpected: A spa break in Latvia

The Latvian resort of Jurmala is giving new life to its historic spa traditions, says Alice Azania-Jarvis

27.05.2011 The dining guide of Riga reports about places in Riga to stay and dine at modest price level and distinctive quality.

27.05.2011 In Latvia, there's always something to celebrate

Ah, Latvia. Still undisturbed by mass tourism, this small Baltic nation is working hard to shed its dreary image from Soviet times.

23.05.2011 Museum of the Occupation of Latvia to welcome 1 millionth visitor

On Monday, May 23, the Museum of the Occupation of Latvia will welcome its one millionth visitor since the museum was established on July 1, 1993.

23.05.2011 -The Baltic Times World prepares for ambitious blonde party

Why do blondes go to Riga on the last weekend of May? Nope, this is not another bad blonde joke. The answer is, they go for the annual Riga go blonde parade.

19.05.2011 A Meeting and Convention Planner’s guide to Riga and Latvia Has Been Created

The Riga Tourism Development Bureau (RTDB) has prepared the first professional meeting and convention planner’s guide in English for conference, congress and corporate event organizers.

19.05.2011 Airline Skyways recommends to visit Riga

Eight hundred years has shaped the city's unique appearance and rich traditions. Because of its geographical position on the Baltic Sea, Riga has been an important center for trade, finance and culture...