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Skarnu (Butchers’) Street in Old Riga, Latvia
Riga

Skarnu (Butchers’) Street is one of the most beautiful streets in the old town – St. Peter’s (Petera) Church, St. George’s (Jura) Church (previously a part of the first Order’s Castle, the oldest stone building in Old Riga), the complex of John’s (Jana) Church with the remains of medieval houses and the Dominican Order monastery, and Konventa Seta are all located here.

Copyright: Vil Muhametshin
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 6000x3000
Taken: 06/12/2007
Uploaded: 16/09/2008
Updated: 27/02/2015
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Tags: church; landmark; street; vecrīga; skārņu iela; pēterbaznīca; latvija
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