Wednesday, 29 December 2010


Although the factory Straume doesn't exist for ages, you can still find its plate and logo in Riga. In Soviet times it was well-know for its production of toys and coffee-grinders.
Photo by (c) Arnis Balcus

Monday, 6 December 2010


Dozens of shops in Riga have already given a Christmas feel to their windows. This one on Marijas street has used just a bit of paper and scissors to create snowflakes, just like kids used to do in good old times.
Photo by (c) Arnis Balcus