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28.03.2011 -www.ftnnews.com Travel.ru Star awards Jurmala as best Baltic resort

Jurmala - the Latvia-based resort - received "Travel.ru Star" award as "The Best Resort of the Baltic Sea" for the eight year running. The Travel.ru information portal is one of the most...

28.03.2011 -www.travpr.com The road less traveled: a tour of Baltic capitals for women-only

The organizer of unusual and exciting tours for US women “Away For Women” will organize an exclusive summer tour for women-only to the Baltic States over nine nights from July 17 to July 26,...

22.03.2011 Astronomical spring starts in Latvia on March 20

On March 20 at 1:21 a.m., astronomical spring has begun in Latvia, LETA was informed by the University of Latvia's Astronomy Institute.

22.03.2011 -The New York Times The Latvian Choir Kamer sings at Baryshnikov Arts Center

Evidence of a lively choral music tradition flourishing among the Baltic nations has been with us for some time now: in splendid recordings the Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir has made for Harmonia...

22.03.2011 -PanARMENIAN.net Armenian filmmaker stages The Barber of Seville in Riga

Recently, the Latvian capital Riga hosted the premiere of “The Barber of Seville” opera. The opera staging, performed by a 27-year old film director Hayk Karapetyan, enjoyed positive critical...

22.03.2011 -Skyscanner Skyscanner recommends visiting Riga as one of top 3 European spring destinations

This Baltic beauty is more than 800 years old with an irresistible charm that combines the medieval and the modern. Gaze at Gothic architecture or marvel at folk music festivals taking place throughout the...

15.03.2011 -Enroute's Blog Go to Riga

We descended upon Riga, Latvia – a small, Baltic country tucked beside Russia – in the bluster of February to find a city that is spilling over with independent culture, new hotspots and sharp,...

09.03.2011 -www.stuff.co.nz Bent on happiness – Latvia

A tragic past hasn't stopped the Latvian capital of Riga from becoming a prosperous and vibrant city, the largest in the Baltics.

08.03.2011 New Riga Tourism Information Center will play significant role in attracting tourists to Riga

The new Riga Tourism Information Center in the Michael Chekhov Riga Russian Theatre building in Old Town will play a significant role in attracting tourists, Riga Mayor Nils Usakovs (Harmony Center)...

04.03.2011 -The Wall Street Journal | Travel Latvia's Burgeoning Spa Scene

From Riga's Old City to Jurmala's coastal resort, sporty masseurs find knots you never knew existed.

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