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February 14, 2024

The story of TON

Hotel & Restaurant Neiburgs is known for the quality it presents and the name that it holds. So, it’s no surprise that each of the interior elements you can find while visiting us has a unique story of their own. We plan on introducing them to you, one by one, to make it one whole – the story of Neiburgs. This time the emphasis is on the TON chairs - design statement that can be described as high quality, unique and timeless.

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February 14, 2024

Experience the Latvian way of trading goods and the local marketplace culture

Latvians are by no means strangers to the marketplace culture. As one of the key cities in the medieval Hanseatic League, Riga knows its way about trading goods – and trade them she does, as evidenced by the numerous souvenir shops scattered throughout the Old Town and a variety of crafts markets. But the place to go to get a feel of the busy hustle and bustle of the city life and make lasting memories is the largest market in the Latvian capital, the Riga Central Market.

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February 14, 2024

Latvian National Symphony Orchestra under the baton of young Finnish conductor TARMO PELTOKOSKI

As of the 2022/2023 concert season, the Latvian National Symphony Orchestra is under the artistic leadership of the sensational Finnish conductor Tarmo Peltokoski. This collaboration opens a new and fresh chapter in the orchestra's history.

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February 14, 2024

Katrīna Neiburga’s art of storytelling

Katrīna Neiburga is one of the most outstanding and prolific contemporary Latvian artists. She has received several awards, including the prestigious Purvitis Award in 2009, and has represented Latvia at the 56th Venice Biennale in 2015.

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March 31, 2022

Art Nouveau in the Old town of Riga - your guide to an unforgettable walk

There is a misconception that there is only one street of Art Nouveau in Riga – Alberta Street. All in all Riga treasures around 800 buildings of Art Nouveau and some of them can be also found in the Old Town.

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February 14, 2024

Hotels outside Riga for leisurely rest

We all want to relax once in a while. There are different ways of relaxation, of course, but the best option ‒ especially for city-dwellers ‒ is an escape from the hustle and bustle of urban life.

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February 14, 2024

Relaxing SPA treatments: spas popular with guests of Hotel Neiburgs

Before we explore spas that have proved most popular by the guests of Hotel Neiburgs, it would be interesting to take a closer look at the combination of these three letters that evokes universally positive emotions.

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February 28, 2022

The Neiburgs Building in the Life of Vaira Vīķe-Freiberga

Vaira Vīķe-Freiberga (1937) was the President of Latvia from 1999 to 2007. Under her leadership, Latvia was able to secure membership in the European Union and NATO, thus increasing its international visibility and security. The former UN Secretary General Kofi Annan called her one of the global leaders.

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February 14, 2024

Where to go for a delicious meal: Restaurants popular with guests of Hotel Neiburgs in and outside Riga

Are you searching for the best restaurants in Riga? If you are looking to find out about restaurants where you can enjoy an excellent meal, this blog post is for you. We are going to review the best restaurants not just in Riga and the heart of the city, the Old Town, but also in other parts of Latvia.

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February 14, 2024

Survival Kit installation in Neiburg's apartment No. 207

The site-specific installation Menopause Club NB! Exclusive is inspired by the few species which experience this biological phenomenon and can be visited at the apartment No 207 till October 31.

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