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Some of the tree species in the parks of Riga are not typical for the region of Latvia – they were planted during the expansion of the Riga and some parts of the earlier Esplanade were turned into parks.

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An Old Soviet Car

We love bicycles, but we also like old cars – this is an old Soviet car that we just noticed on the streets near Art Nouveau district in Riga.

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Industrial areas in Riga

Near the old RER factory plants are the remaining bits of the old Sarkandaugava – a river system that used to be part of Daugava – now it is probably the dirtiest series of ponds in East Europe

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Riga in the Night

It is realy nice to ride around Riga in late evenings in Summer – the streets are empty – people are happy and lights are on. Experience it Yourself or join one of our Midnight Madness Bike Tours to see … Continue reading

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Bicycle paths in Riga

This bike path on Skolas iela was opened just last summer. While cycling in Riga, even on the bicycle roads, always be sure to watch out for careless pedestrians – people are still not used to bike paths and sometimes … Continue reading

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Our bikes for this Riga Bike Tours season

We finally have these and more great Dutch bikes from studentbike.lv. These bikes are really good for city streets and roads in the suburbs. Handlebars are in a comfortable high position which allows an easy ride and gives a great … Continue reading

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They have motorbikes – yeah!!!

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Vinyl evening party at Gauja cafe

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We realy had Zeppelins in Riga

According to Latvian aviation enthusiasts website – Riga has probably seen more than one zeppelin over the years.

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Riga Bike Tours poster for 2011

Look for our new Bike Tours poster for the year 2011 in hostels, bars and pubs in Riga

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