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Vecriga Destination Guide

Explore Vecriga in Latvia.

Vecriga in the region of Latvia (general) is a town in Latvia close to Riga, the country's capital city.

Interactive map of Vecriga

Current time in Vecriga is now 01:38 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Riga" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Tukums, Tiraine, Sigulda, Riga, Milgravis or Vecriga. Since you are here already, make sure to check out . We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

25°C / 78 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Evening Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Night Temperature 21°C / 71 °F
Chance of rainfall 2%
Air Humidity 75%
Air Pressure 1025.1 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Tuesday, 17th of July 2018
Light rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.
Light rain Day: 24°C (76 °F)
Night: 22°C (72 °F)
Wednesday, 18th of July 2018
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 24°C (76 °F)
Night: 22°C (71 °F)
Thursday, 19th of July 2018
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, scattered clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 24°C (75 °F)
Night: 20°C (68 °F)

Videos

Riga The Style Lives On

05:14 min ( December 05, 2012 by VFSfilms)
Views: 3,173 - Rating: 4.92593/5

Riga is one of the Art Nouveau capitals of the world. But Art Nouveau is more than just a style of architecture. It is a style of life. A style that lives on in modern day Riga. Directed by Dainis Kla...

Riots in Riga: How it Started

04:51 min ( January 14, 2009 by vbyuer)
Views: 41,507 - Rating: 4.91667/5

Rioters trying to enter the parliament building of Latvia. Background info: Hundreds of youths destroyed police vehicles, smashed windows and looted stores in Latvia's capital on Tuesday when an anti-...


Riots in Riga Latvia

01:14 min ( January 14, 2009 by vbyuer)
Views: 19,303 - Rating: 4.70732/5

A group of rioters trying to break through the military police cordon. Background info: Hundreds of youths destroyed police vehicles, smashed windows and looted stores in Latvia's capital on Tuesday w...

Video of Friendly Fun Frank's - Best Hos...

01:55 min ( January 21, 2009 by Famous Hostels)
Views: 6,796 - Rating: 3.69231/5

If you want to enjoy Australian friendly hospitality, British quality service or Latvian cultural experiences, then Friendly Fun Franks Hostel will work hard as your personal tourist guide providing l...


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Vecriga during the next days.

18
Jul
2018

Roots Of Influence: Judy Rees

Beginning: 09:30 am (09:30).
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SUPER STACK® PLATINUM SERIES LATVIA DAY 1A

Beginning: 06:00 pm (18:00).
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19
Jul
2018

Laima Rendezvous

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Agile Day Riga 2018

Beginning: 09:00 am (09:00).
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SUPER STACK® PLATINUM SERIES LATVIA DAY 1B

Beginning: 06:00 pm (18:00).
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20
Jul
2018

Laima Rendezvous

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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SUPER STACK® PLATINUM SERIES LATVIA DAY 1C

Beginning: 06:00 pm (18:00).
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SUPER STACK® PLATINUM SERIES LATVIA DAY 1C

Beginning: 06:00 pm (18:00).
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21
Jul
2018

Taran & Lomov - Das Boot Party

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Laima Rendezvous

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Interesting facts about this location

Riga Castle

Riga Castle is a castle on the banks of River Daugava in Riga, the capital of Latvia. The castle was founded in 1330. This structure was thoroughly rebuilt between 1497 and 1515. Upon the castle's seizure by the Swedes, they constructed spacious annexes in 1641. The fortress was continually augmented and reconstructed between the 17th and 19th centuries. Sometime in the 1930s, some renovation work was done by architect Eižens Laube.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 56.95, 24.1 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures completed in 1515, Buildings and structures in Riga, Castles in Latvia, Castles of the Livonian Order, Presidential palaces, Visitor attractions in Riga

St. Peter's Church, Riga

St. Peter's Church (Latvian: Svētā Pētera Evaņģēliski luteriskā baznīca) is a Lutheran church in Riga, the capital of Latvia, dedicated to Saint Peter. It is a parish church of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Latvia.

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Located at 56.95, 24.1 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:13th-century church buildings, 15th-century architecture, Baroque architecture in Latvia, Churches in Riga, Gothic architecture in Latvia, Romanesque architecture in Latvia

Riga Technical University

Riga Technical University (RTU) (Latvian: Rīgas Tehniskā universitāte) is the oldest technical university in the Baltics established on October 14, 1862. (previously known as Riga Polytechnical Institute and Riga Polytechnicum) is located in Riga, Latvia.

More reading: Riga Technical University homepage
Located at 56.95, 24.1 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Educational institutions established in 1862, Riga Technical University, Universities in Latvia

Saeima

The Saeima is the parliament of the Republic of Latvia. It is a unicameral parliament consisting of 100 members who are elected by proportional representation, with seats allocated to political parties which gain at least 5% of the popular vote. Elections are scheduled to be held once every four years, normally on the first Saturday of October. The most recent elections were held in September 2011. The President of Latvia can dismiss the Saeima and request early elections.

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Located at 56.95, 24.1 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:National legislatures, Parliaments by country, Saeima, Unicameral legislatures

Eurovision Song Contest 2003

The Eurovision Song Contest 2003 was the 48th annual Eurovision Song Contest, held at the Skonto Hall in Riga, Latvia on 24 May 2003. The hosts were Marie N and Renārs Kaupers. Sertab Erener, the Turkish entrant, won the contest with "Everyway That I Can", scoring 167 points. The winning songwriters were Erener and Turkish rock guitarist and singer Demir Demirkan. Belgium and Russia were second and third respectively, within three points of Turkey's score.

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Located at 56.95, 24.1 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:2003 in Latvia, Eurovision Song Contest 2003