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.
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.
Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast
|Morning Temperature||21°C / 70 °F|
|Evening Temperature||23°C / 73 °F|
|Night Temperature||21°C / 71 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||2%|
|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 2018Light rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.
Day: 24°C (76 °F)
Night: 22°C (72 °F)
Wednesday, 18th of July 2018Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Day: 24°C (76 °F)
Night: 22°C (71 °F)
Thursday, 19th of July 2018Moderate rain, moderate breeze, scattered clouds.
Day: 24°C (75 °F)
Night: 20°C (68 °F)
Riga The Style Lives On
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
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
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Interesting facts about this location
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.
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.
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.
Located at 56.95, 24.1 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
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.
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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