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Loved the "Jugend" style

Walking through the area of Elizabete Iela and Strēlnieku Iela, Alberta Iela, you cannot stop to... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
5000000
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Denmark
Beautiful in the details

Elizabeth street and more importantly Albert Street are the best places to see these incredible art... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
wasjet
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Walking through the area of Elizabete Iela and Strēlnieku Iela, Alberta Iela, you cannot stop to admire the buildings. Many are being refurbished. They are truly impressive.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Elizabeth street and more importantly Albert Street are the best places to see these incredible art neuveau buildings

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Facades as appetizing as wedding cakes adorned with fascinating ornaments. Arguably the finest area in the world for art nouveau/jugend buildings. Also non-art buffs will admire them.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Several beautiful Jugendstil /Art Nouveau houses located in walking distance. We made the walk with a guide and found it excellent. Tip: many tourist groups visit this area, we made the walk in the early hours when it was quiet.

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 2 September 2018

This is quite a small area, but it includes a charming small Art Nouveau Museum, which was a flat. In the building itself there is a stupendous staircase. In the streets around there are some excellent buildings, so a good outing if you like Art...More

Thank Clare K
Reviewed 30 August 2018

architecture in Latvia is beautiful. Take a guide that will tell you more about it. I definitely recommend.

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Reviewed 30 August 2018

To see the details, diferences, hystory, beaty and to understand better why Latvians are so proud of their Riga Jugendstila Nami you need a guide.

Thank Greeley-Couple
Reviewed 28 August 2018

It is not so many places in Europe where are collected so many New Art style houses. they are really wonderful. Just for romantic walk

Thank Egita28
Reviewed 25 August 2018

Beautiful area of the city with some gorgeous buildings. There is quite a bit of renovation going on in parts, but still plenty of fantastic facades to see.

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Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

10 min walk from the old town. Since I did not find easily clear info on exactly where I'll write it here. It's mostly the block between Alberta Iela, Elizabete Iela and Strēlnieku Iela. Nice Liberty (Jugendstil) buildings. Some currently under renovation. When I was...More

Thank hectortravelling
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Eileen R
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Response from tracysontheroad | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, these old streets are very uneven and a lot of them are cobblestones that could be problematic for you. Perhaps your best bet would be the red hop on and off bus tour that has headphones in every language and see the... More
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Alberta 2, 2a, 4, 6, 8, 13; Elizabetes 10a & 10b; Strēlnieku 4a, just walk around the streets surrounding these exact addresses of this type of gorgeous art nouveau architecture and see many more, some a little shabby but... More
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