Riga is the financial, creative, and cultural center of . It is the capital and the largest city in Latvia, it is also the largest city in the .
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Old Riga — in Latvian — is the old town of Riga, here defined as the area east of Daugava river, south of Krisjana Valdemara iela, west of the city canal and north of the railway that crosses Daugava. Photo: yeowatzup, CC BY 2.0.

is a district in Riga, right northeast of the . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a part of Riga, here defined as the eastern bank of the Daugava river minus and . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

, which literally means "over Daugava" or "across the Daugava", is a part of Riga, comprising the west bank of Daugava river. Photo: Guillaume Speurt, CC BY-SA 2.0.

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is a building situated in the of Riga, . Photo: Diliff, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the oldest technical university in the Baltics established on October 14, 1862. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

The , Riga, is the national opera of Latvia. Photo: Diego Delso, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the richest collection of national art in . Photo: Dezidor, CC BY 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a neighborhood of Riga, . It is located in the section of Riga close to the city's southern border. is situated 5 km south of Riga. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 3.0.

is one of the older neighbourhoods situated in the side of Riga. is situated 3½ km northwest of Riga. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a neighbourhood of Riga, the capital of . is situated 3 km east of Riga.


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