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Ķekava Destination Guide

Discover Ķekava in Latvia!

Ķekava in the region of Rīgas Rajons with it's 4,600 habitants is a town located in Latvia - some 9 mi (or 15 km) South-East of Riga, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Ķekava in Latvia

Local time in Ķekava is now 01:20 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Riga" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Ulbroka, Tukums, Sigulda, Salaspils, Rumbula or Plavniekkalns. When in this area, you might want to check out as well. We found some clips posted online. 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

4°C / 39 °F Light snow
Morning Temperature 2°C / 36 °F
Evening Temperature 4°C / 39 °F
Night Temperature 2°C / 36 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 1007.2 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 9 km/h (6 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 56% of sky
General Conditions Light snow

Monday, 20th of November 2017
Light snow, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
Light snow Day: 2°C (36 °F)
Night: 4°C (39 °F)
Tuesday, 21st of November 2017
Light snow, broken clouds.
Light snow Day: 2°C (35 °F)
Night: -1°C (31 °F)
Wednesday, 22nd of November 2017
Light snow, scattered clouds.
Light snow Day: 0°C (32 °F)
Night: -2°C (29 °F)

Videos

For travel excursion flight over on the ...

01:10 min ( February 09, 2008 by rigadelta)
Views: 10,264 - Rating: 5/5

For travel excursion flight over on the Latvija-Seaplane Floatplane Seaplane Travel flight over the Riga city-Latvija Excursion flight Pilot motodeltoplana - - Boris www.deltaplan.lv

Rumbula VFR (www aviatori lv)

03:38 min ( January 15, 2009 by isc221269)
Views: 2,482 - Rating: 5/5

() . P92 Tecnam. . , . . , . Visual entry and landing on the abandoned airfield Rumbula (Latvia) in two steps from the city center of Riga. The flight is made...


Rumbula Forest Site of the Nazi SS 30 No...

04:45 min ( September 05, 2010 by TheCelotajs)
Views: 2,387 - Rating: 5/5

"Rumbula Forest" Site of the Nazi SS 30 November 1941 and 8 December 1941 Jewish Mass Murders May 7, 2010 Rumbula, Latvia Come join "TheCeļotājs" journey through time, as we journey back to 30 Novem...

O Ragana-Travel Excursion Flight over ...

09:36 min ( June 07, 2009 by papakuls)
Views: 7,885 - Rating: 4.55556/5

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Interesting facts about this location

Ķekava

Ķekava is a town in central Latvia 17 km south from Riga. It is a centre of Ķekava municipality. \t\t \t\t\tĶekavas baznīca. jpg \t\t\t Ķekava Lutheran church

More reading: Ķekava homepage
Located at 56.83, 24.23 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Towns and villages in Latvia

Dominante Park

Dominante Park is a business park located in the Baltic Region, in the middle of the Baltic States, in Latvia, south of the Riga District, Kekava, on Via Baltica road, part of European route E67. The layout of the park was masterplanned by UK architect consultancy Burks Green Ltd and it opened in 2006. The park is by far the largest green-field business park project in the Baltics – 60 ha of territory, 90 000 m2 of already built premises and facilities.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 56.83, 24.23 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Business parks, Economy of Latvia

Rumbula Air Base

Rumbula is an air base located 11 kilometres southeast of Riga city centre in Latvia. The airfield had military use in the 1950s and 1960s. In the 1960s it was used as temporary passenger airport for bigger planes until the new Riga International Airport was opened in 1973. At least since 2001 there has been no military or commercial aviation based in Rumbula. Now it is mainly used as the biggest auto market in Latvia, and only about five small general aviation planes are based here.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 56.83, 24.23 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Latvian airbases, Soviet Air Force bases

Salaspils concentration camp

Salaspils concentration camp was established at the end of 1941 at a point 18 km southeast of Riga. The Nazi bureaucracy drew distinctions between different types of camps. Officially, Salaspils was a Police Prison and Work Education Camp (Polizeigegfängnis und Arbeitserziehungslager). It was also known as camp Kurtenhof after the German name for the city of Salaspils. Planning for the development of the camp and its prisoner structure changed several times.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 56.83, 24.23 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:1941 in Latvia, Eastern Front (World War II), Einsatzgruppen, Holocaust antisemitic attacks and incidents, Jewish Latvian history, Nazi concentration camps in Latvia

Jungfernhof concentration camp

The Jungfernhof concentration camp was an improvised concentration camp in Latvia, at the Mazjumprava Manor, near the Šķirotava Railway Station about three or four kilometers from Riga (now within the city territory). The camp was in operation from December 1941 through March 1942, and served as overflow housing for Jews from Germany and Austria, who had originally had been intended for Minsk as a destination.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 56.83, 24.23 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:1941 in Latvia, Eastern Front (World War II), Einsatzgruppen, Holocaust antisemitic attacks and incidents, Jewish Latvian history, Jungfernhof concentration camp, Massacres in Latvia

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