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Old October 30th, 2005, 08:09 PM   #1
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Riga today - sea, downtown

Today I visited Daugavgrivas island - western part of it. This area is the most north west located part of Riga - island, flanked by three rivers and Bay of Riga.


I climbed fire watch tower (9/10 of it). Results here - downtown Riga some 20 kms away. Driving with car, this place is almost 30 kms away from center, but still in Riga


Looking north east


Northwest RIGA And Bay of Riga


Island in Buļļupe river


Vakarbuļļi beach - view northeast. Daugavgrivas island is 10 kms long, here you can see 7-8 kms of it


Sand art


As usual - beaches in Latvia are wide, sandy and nice


View northeast. I ran out of batteries here, so more pictures from this island you will see next year - there are more places to see...


View from Dzegužkalns hill - looking southeast


Lot of chimneys in this area


Looking south


View from Kipsala island - one of my favorite views


Saules akmens - Hansabanka HQ


In the Old Town

Later I will add few more pics.
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Old October 31st, 2005, 07:12 PM   #2
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greate photos! I want more
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Old October 31st, 2005, 11:26 PM   #3
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Thanks! Not only is Riga really nice, it has beautiful natural surroundings!
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Old October 31st, 2005, 11:56 PM   #4
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Cool pictures, I just wish there were more street scenes.
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