This summer has been opened Balti Jaam (Balic Station) Market, newly-restored market complex in Tallinn, just a few steps from the Old Town. Everything ca be found under one roof starting from everyday groceries to Estonian design items and antiquities. There are also variety of cafes and tasty street food to spend the time leisurely. The new market has already become a place for every day shopping for locals, but due to its unique atmosphere it is also a great place for tourists not to miss!
Park Inn by Radisson opens two new hotels in Riga
Park Inn, the colorful and dynamic midscale hotel brand, announced opening of two new hotels in Riga this autumn/winter. Park Inn by Radisson Residence Riga, Barona offers 78 spacious apartments, and operated by The Rezidor Hotel Group, this latest addition to the portfolio is the first branded hotel residence apartment conveniently located in the heart of the city center at Krisjana Barona iela. Making it an excellent choice for long stayers or simply those of loving comfort and feeling like at home while travelling! Park Inn by Radisson Riga, Valdemara is located on the left side of River Daugava, only 15 min drive from Riga airport and a short drive from the Old Town of Riga, offering 178 colourful and modern rooms and Italian cuisine restaurant. Rooms on higher levels have views over the city and balconies. A nice new hotel option for groups!
Riga Opera Festival 2017 "Viva romantica"
The first Riga Opera Festival was held in 1998 and is the first event of such magnitude in Eastern Europe. It has become a much-appreciated tradition for Latvian audiences as well as foreign opera-lovers. The festival caps the Latvian National Opera and Ballet season every summer by presenting the newest productions, this year being dedicated to romantic opera.
June 8, Thursday, FAUST Charles Gounod June 9, Friday, EUGENE ONEGIN Pyotr Tchaikovsky June 10, Saturday, TANNHÄUSER Richard Wagner June 11, Sunday, CARMEN Georges Bizet June 14, Wednesday, CARMEN Georges Bizet June 15, Thursday, TANNHÄUSER Richard Wagner June 17, Saturday, FAUST Charles Gounod June 18, Sunday, RIGA OPERA FESTIVAL GALA CONCERT. Viva Romantica!
Riga Motor Museum: Opening of the largest and the most modern ancient vehicle collection in the Baltics
After a large-scale reconstruction the largest and most modern museum of ancient vehicles in the Baltics opened its doors to visitors on 2nd of July.
During the large scale renovation works the interior of the building was completely rebuilt in accordance with modern requirements, and the museum gained larger and improved exhibition premises, a pleasant landscaped environment, as well as ease of access for every visitor. Museum exhibition is organized in a form of an exciting interactive story about unique vehicles, notable persons and the most significant events in the history of automotive industry and humanity alike. Exhibition is located on three floors and covers more than 4000 square meters, and currently it exhibits more than 100 unique cars, motorcycles and bicycles.
To ensure a diverse and dynamic work the museum has a separate exhibition hall and a modern conference hall for different kind of events.
Accor opens two new hotels in Riga
This June the international Accor hotels chain has opened two new hotels in Riga - 3-star Ibis Riga Centre Hotel and 5-star Pullman Riga Old Town Hotel. Both properties will play important role in Riga hotel scene, being located in the Old Town and just near the Old Town, occupying beautiful historical buildings and bringing new architectural solutions and design. Ibis Centre Hotel is now surely one of the best 3* hotels in the city centre while the luxurious Pullman Riga Hotel has brought a new level into deluxe hotel market.
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Hilton Tallinn Park Opens in May
Brand new Hilton Tallinn Park hotel will open its doors at the end of May 2016, bookings are taken from June 23 onwards. Located on the edge of Politseiaed Park just steps away from the main business district and Old Town, Hilton Tallinn Park ensures an unforgettable stay. Take in the spectacular views of the enchanting Old Town and harbour showcased to their fullest by the hotel’s captivating modern glass structure.
Tallinn Hilton Park offers 202 spacious guest rooms in 11 different categories from classical modern rooms to lavish suites with view to the Tallinn Bay. Hotel's conference centre with 10 meeting rooms will have the best technology available and offers ballroom space from up to 520 guests.
Indulge in the eforea Spa at Hilton or relax in the Executive Lounge.
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TALLINN: Museum of Estonian Drink Culture
The Luscher & Matiesen Distillery, located on the view-platform, edge of Toompea hill, was the nation's leading winery in the 1930s and has now made a comeback.
This museum showcases the company's history as well as the history of Estonian alcohol production in general. Visitors can not only explore interesting facts and view unique exhibits but also enjoy wine tastings, dinners and special events in museum's restaurant or with an amazing view over the Old Town of Tallinn on a private terrace.
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RIGA: Opens the most modern beer museum in the Baltics
The major beer brand in Latvia - Aldaris restores its historical brew house, opening the most up-to-date beer museum in Baltics! At the Aldaris Beer Museum, guests can find out more about the variety and charm of beers brewed in Latvia and elsewhere and get familiar with old and modern techniques of making beer, while trying their hand at beer brewing and tasting.
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SPA Oasis on Water in Riga
The best way to keep healthy and warm up is to visit the private relaxation oasis on water. This is the only sauna and Spa complex located on a lake. Conveniently located close Riga city centre (~15 min drive). This will be an excellent opportunity to get to know Latvian sauna traditions together with your friends and colleagues. Available for small groups: 6-10 persons