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Old November 26th, 2009, 07:01 PM   #261
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100. Old Town's northern part and left bank.

Really very nice -updated- photos; i like this one above
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Old December 3rd, 2009, 10:15 PM   #262
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110. Old Riga and Boulevard Ring in Latvia's National Day - 18th November was absolutely cluttered up with people. In Torņa street, which you see in this photo, you had to spend some 15 minutes in order to walk it through which is only about 300 metres.

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Old December 6th, 2009, 12:05 PM   #263
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111. Blaumaņa street.

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112. Corner building on Lomonosova street, Maskavas district. This is newer part of this historical district, around the place there are many universities buildings, and also railway lines is close. There should be great view from this building's 6th floor towards the centre, because whole place is on small hill.

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113. Gailezers hospital in Mezciems district. It may sound weird but this hospital's name "Gaiļezers" means "the lake of roosters". It was built in 1979 and it is one of the largest hospitals in Latvia. It consists of this one and several more similarly sized commieblocks.



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114. View from St Peter's church to north-western part of Riga.

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Pretty nightscape. Taken from Saint-Peterschurch I suppose?
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113. Gailezers hospital in Mezciems district. It may sound weird but this hospital's name "Gaiļezers" means "the lake of roosters". It was built in 1979 and it is one of the largest hospitals in Latvia. It consists of this one and several more similarly sized commieblocks.
It's a quite nice commieblock.
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115.
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114. View from St Peter's church to north-western part of Riga.

Awesome, night skyline photo of Riga
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Pretty nightscape. Taken from Saint-Peterschurch I suppose?
Yes, it's taken from there.
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116. St Peter's church - tallest church of Riga (123 m).





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117. Amber museum and a small street without a name inside Konventa patio.

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118. Čaka and Lāčplēša street corner, in the morning light.

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119. Another one historical district of Riga is Ķīpsala island which is nowadays turned into quite luxurious area where to live - due to it's beautiful destination on the opposite side to Old Town, many rich people have build & renovated their wooden houses there, with a view to Riga's church towers skyline.

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Happy 2010 - many great projects under construction in your city next year!



120. One of new office buildings in Duntes street, neighbouring area to the north of the centre.



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Didn't know there is such a building in Riga. Love your photos!
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121. Riga skyline from Ķīpsala southern end.

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122. Arkādijas park in left bank Riga, Torņakalns.

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123. Bolderāja Catholic church - one of 2 churches in distant Bolderāja district in far northern Riga.

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