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Address: Jauniela, Riga, Latvia
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Old Town and Art Nouveau Walking Tour of Riga
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Art Nouveau experience ..

This area is crammed with the most amazing buildings ..keep looking up ! or you will miss details .. Look for the various themes on the building facades in this wonderful old... read more

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127 reviews
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This area is crammed with the most amazing buildings ..keep looking up ! or you will miss details .. Look for the various themes on the building facades in this wonderful old street

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Brussels, Belgium
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very beautiful buildings & totally worth seeing : Alberta Iela ( name of the street ) It's very peaceful & you have a lot of buildings in this style, makes you want to live in one of those houses for sure

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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846 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 207 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017

I so fell in love with the place, the architecture was just really something else, so charming! So much to see just walking around

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Kilkenny, Ireland
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4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Best Russian restaurant we could find from rail station to beach. Fillet steak +veg for me & smoked & Caviar + salad With house red Magnificent.Very Upmarket & resonable!!!

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Belgrade, Serbia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 810 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 December 2016

As Albert and Elisabeth streets are the main Art Nouveau venues in Riga, they're both out of the Old town. Jauniela is the same, but in the very center of the Old town, just by the imposing Dom Church. Really nice buildings to be seen, but look up.

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Boliden, Sweden
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1,025 reviews
811 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 336 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

In my opinion, the best place to see art noveau buildings. They are everywhere,it is difficult to decide which one is the most beautiful!

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Thank Ana L
Michigan
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297 reviews
139 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Beautiful area in Riga; buildings with different architectural style but mostly Art Nouveau. Be sure to look at the intricate carvings on the facade of each building. Each 'theme' different from the other.

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Maumee, Ohio
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115 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Riga is blessed with a rich inventory of historical buildings. Some of them have so much going on the you get dizzy trying to see it all. Other buildings will make you laugh at it all.

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Orlando, Florida
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Reviewed 25 September 2016

Jauniela is a street between and a block from both St Mary’s Dome Cathedral and Town Hall, in Old Town. It is renowned for the architecture and Art Nouveau buildings, second only to Alberta iela. A loose comparison is San Francisco’s Queen Anne and Painted Ladies Victorian homes. This street doesn't have the hoards of tourists that many of the... More 

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Ubud, Indonesia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Riga lives up to its name as probably the world capital of Belle Epoque jugenstil architecture and this street in the old town is one of many pinnacles. Riga is still yet to come of age in terms of friendliness and the embracing of tourism (some post-soviet surliness lingers in the way locals deal with visitors, but this is disappearing... More 

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