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Soviet-era garages are Latvia’s new hot property

The Times/The Sunday Times 14 Jul 2024
Throughout Latvia’s summer months, the stalls in Riga’s central market teem with cornflower, clover and oak leaf wreaths ... Latvia’s Soviet-era garage blocks ... LOTTIE HAYTON ... Thanks to. World. Europe ... TRAVEL. Riga is more than Latvia’s stag do capital ... .

Midsummer festival Ligo market opens in Riga, Latvia

Xinhua 22 Jun 2024
A woman makes a flower crown at the Midsummer festival Ligo market in Riga, Latvia, on June 21, 2024 ... Children perform folk dance at the Midsummer festival Ligo market in Riga, Latvia, on June 21, 2024.

‘Flavours as vivid as the scent of pine forests’: why I love Baltic cuisine

The Observer 14 May 2024
But it is at the markets that you best get a sense of Baltic flavours and traditions, and one of the best is Riga Central Market, which showcases the Baltic’s natural larder ... The Baltic’s natural larder is on show at Riga’s Central Market.

Here’s why you should have Latvia, Lithuania, and Estonia on your travel bucket list

Independent online (SA) 25 Apr 2024
Additionally, Riga offers a culinary adventure for food enthusiasts, with its diverse range of cafes, restaurants, and markets serving up traditional Latvian cuisine alongside international flavours.

LightPath Technologies Announces Expansion of Optical Coating Capabilities with the Addition of High Durability Coating ...

ACCESSWIRE 01 Apr 2024
LightPath's Riga ... The addition of this capability in Riga has since enabled LightPath to tap into the European defense market, which requires all components to be produced inside the European Union.

We moved to Finland and aren't sure it's the 'happiest country in the world' — ...

Business Insider 07 Mar 2024
After my studies, I started working at the university, a I now work as a project coordinator at a different university.Goswami and Kovalonoks kayaking in Riga, Latvia.

We've traveled to 91 countries and found 3 hidden gems for seasoned travelers

Business Insider 05 Mar 2024
There was this tunnel through a mountain where on the other side it was just a village of 10 homes.Riga, Latvia. Riga, Latvia ... A surprise city for us was Riga, Latvia ... It was just really lovely.Riga's central market.

Photos show winter solstice traditions around the world

Sandhills Express 21 Dec 2023
In Riga, Latvia, the winter solstice is celebrated with a parade and a log-dragging event where a log that represents negative thoughts and misfortunes of the past year is dragged through the city’s Old Town and burned ... 21, 2022 in Riga, Latvia.

‘Europe’s best kept secret’ is a fairytale city with hotels for �25 a night

Metro UK 20 Dec 2023
Old City Riga House of the Black Heads The Central Market Riga Town Hall Square Museum of the Occupation of Latvia ... Riga also boasts one of Europe’s biggest markets, and it did not disappoint.

Mother is left reeling after pick and mix sweets come to eye-watering £22 at a ...

The Daily Mail 18 Dec 2023
A mother-of-two was horrified after being charged an eye-watering £22 for pick and mix sweets for her children at a Christmas market in Manchester ... The cheapest and priciest European Christmas market breaks, and it's Riga that's the best value.

Israel’s biggest gas supplier plans further Mediterranean development despite war

The National 08 Dec 2023
We leave the geopolitics and the politics to the people that have created them and need to solve them,” Mr Rigas said ... All it takes is one small disruption and then the market will be imbalanced,” Mr Rigas said.

Edinburgh Christmas market visitor slams extortionate price of chips

Metro UK 23 Nov 2023
But Europe’s best value Christmas market has been named as Riga, in Latvia. Latvia has been crowned as Europe’s cheapest Christmas Market (Picture ... If you don’t quite fancy Riga, there are still some other cheap Christmas market hotspots to visit.

Europe’s best value Christmas market has been crowned where mulled wine is just �3.50

Metro UK 18 Nov 2023
Riga’s Christmas Market takes place in Dome Square, in the shadow of Riga Cathedral, and begins on the first Sunday of Advent ... If you don’t quite fancy Riga, there are still some other cheap Christmas market hotspots to visit ... Riga, Latvia.