0 Likes

Valdemara St in Riga (Krišjāņa Valdemāra iela, Rīga)
Riga

Street named after Krišjānis Valdemārs (also spelt Christian Waldemar or Woldemar) -

was a writer, editor, educator, politician, lexicographer, folklorist and economist,
the spiritual leader of the first Latvian National Awakening
and the most prominent member of the Young Latvia movement.
More information about Krišjānis Valdemārs here:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kri%C5%A1j%C4%81nis_Valdem%C4%81rs

View More »

Copyright: Uldis Bardins
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 12000x6000
Taken: 01/08/2012
Uploaded: 01/08/2012
Updated: 27/08/2012
Views:

...


Tags:
comments powered by Disqus

Jeff Fillmore
Welcome to my Treehouse
Vasilis Triantafyllou
Moon Eclipse 15 June 2011 Platamon Greece
Renzo Falconi
Diaccia Botrona-bridge-
luis davilla
Anttolanhovi villas. saimaa lake. finland
Rami Saarikorpi
Sunset
panoramas-thailand.com
Provincial building in Nathon Koh Samui
Willy Kaemena
Capela de São Filipe - Pousada de Setubal
luis davilla
Tertin Kartano hotel in mikkeli. finland
Ola Heloe
Reinstind
luis davilla
gran jaguar temple in tikal maya ruins. guatemala
Lars Gabrysch
Domstiftsgut Moetzow-Potsdam-Mittelmark-Brandenburg-Germany-Europe
Thomas Schwarz
Wiesbaden Lutherkirche Portal
More About Riga

Originated from a small fishermen village, for centuries Riga has been an important part of the trade chain between Russia and Western Europe. A lively crossroad of cultures and backgrounds for over 800 years, the historical centre of Riga has accumulated an impressive cultural baggage and today is justly included in the UNESCO’s World Heritage list.