Riga Destination Guide
Delve into Riga in Latvia!
Riga in the region of Rīga with it's 742,572 residents is a place located in Latvia and is the capital of this country.
Local time in Riga is now 07:09 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Riga" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Tukums, Tiraine, Sigulda, Riga, Ramava or Vecriga. While being here, you might want to check out as well. We discovered some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.
Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast
|Morning Temperature||20°C / 69 °F|
|Evening Temperature||21°C / 70 °F|
|Night Temperature||20°C / 69 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||4%|
|Air Pressure||1021.2 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from South-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Few clouds, covering 24% of sky|
|General Conditions||Moderate rain|
Friday, 20th of July 2018Scattered clouds, light breeze.
Day: 23°C (73 °F)
Night: 19°C (67 °F)
Saturday, 21st of July 2018Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Day: 24°C (75 °F)
Night: 16°C (61 °F)
Sunday, 22nd of July 2018Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.
Day: 24°C (75 °F)
Night: 18°C (65 °F)
Come and Stroll with ''TheCelotajs'' aro...
Come join ''TheCelotajs'' take a stroll around Riga Centre City. As we stroll along the streets of centre city, we will see the sights of Riga Centre City. As we stroll along Kalku iela you will pass ...
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...
Video of Friendly Fun Frank's - Best Hos...
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...
A day in Riga Latvia - 18th November th...
I was on a short trip to Riga this weekend, and at sunday I found my self in the middle og the selebraction of the independence day
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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, 24.11 (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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