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Riga Live Cam, Latvia – Riga Central Market

by on Sep.16, 2016, under Cams, Latvia

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Riga Central Market – is one of the oldest trading places in the city. The market is located almost in the center of Riga – between the Central Station and the International Bus Station.

Even before the First World War, the city fathers of Riga discussed the need for the device of the Central Market. So, the project of the Riga railway hub developed in 1909/1910, on behalf of the Board of the Riga-Orlovskoy railway, involved the construction of a railway line to the market needs in the area between the city canal and the so-called red barn.

However, the First World War prevented the realization of this project, and have returned to it only after its completion. Of course, in the beginning it was restored destruction caused by the city during the war and the struggle for independence. As soon as the economic life of Riga has stabilized, the issue of construction of a modern market again gained importance.

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Riga Live Cam, Latvia – Panorama

by on Sep.16, 2016, under Cams, Latvia

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Riga – the capital of Latvia and one of the largest cities of the Baltic States, each year attracts millions of tourists from all over the world. Here are the churches and the houses built by the best architects of bygone eras. Riga’s streets are filled with living history, which at first sight captivates and charms the travelers.

Riga has always had a high economic and political status, which is also displayed on her appearance. Now Riga is a curious example of many architectural styles that have made such a unique space of city streets.

Spread on both banks of the Daugava River, the city demonstrates the visual and cultural integrity. The long history of the existence of the settlements, which began in 1201, to this day has its footprints in the old buildings and some streets still preserve the traces of the Middle Ages.

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Mersrags Live Cam, Latvia

by on Aug.08, 2016, under Cams, Latvia

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Mersrags is a town in Latvia, on the Western coast of the Gulf of Riga, the centre of Mersrags region. The village crosses the road P131 Tukums — Kolka. The port of Mersrags specializiruetsya on the export of timber.

The name the village gave, located in the Northern part of Mersrags Cape jutting out into the sea farther than any other Cape of the Gulf of Riga.

Close to Mērsrags is one of the largest lakes of Latvia — Engure. Mērsrags is located on the territory of the natural Park of lake Engure, famous places for bird watching on trostnikov overgrown coastal meadows, Mersrags Cape and Cape Pacris and closed (2014) – site lagoons South of the port. Through the village passes the Mersrags canal from the lakes to the Gulf of Riga.

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