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Made in Estonia

Model wears Monton clothing. Monton (modern male and female fashion) is found in all major Baltic shopping centres. Model drinks Vanna Tallinn and will be eating Kalev chocolate.

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10 Questions: Martins Ritins

Celebrity Chef Martins Ritins is a British-born Latvian who runs his world renowned restaurant, Vincents, in Riga.

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Artist Bites: JURGA

Jurga (Jurga Seduikyte) is a highly acclaimed young Lithuanina singer/songwriter. She recently won the 2007 MTV European Music Award for Best Baltic Act.

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Heart of Grass

What do you do if you want to promote yourself as a tourist destination but don’t have anything likely to be of the remotest interest to people? Well, as the Scots living around Loch Ness will tell you, you make up a good reason – even if it doesn’t really exist!

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Georg

During Soviet times, Georg Ots was one of Estonia’s trademark symbols, a singer so famous that the authorities named a ship after him. Recently a film has been made telling the story of the renowned singer and the political intrigues that complicated his life

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Dark Tourism

‘Dark tourism’ is a different type of tourist attraction. It is the act of travel and visitation to sites of death, disaster and the...

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’Tis the Season to be Jolly

In the Baltics what is now the Christmas celebration directly corresponds with the pagan “Yuletide” winter solstice celebration season with centuries-old traditions that have their roots in pagan rituals. Interestingly, Estonia still retains its pagan word for these wintertime festivities – joulud, from the word jul (Yule).

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Estonian Swedes Embrace Autonomy Rights

The illustrations of Ilon Wikland’s 1995 book for children, Den l?nga, l?nga resan or “The long, long journey,” show a young blonde girl growing up in a dreamy village and spending her days picking wild berries until an awful war turns her childhood upside down and sends her family on a perilous voyage to the safety of the Swedish Archipelago

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Letter from the editor

Letter from the editor

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MTV Baltics – Taking our talent to the top

MTV Baltics – Taking our talent to the top

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