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Central Market

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The Central Market is located two minutes walk from the Old Town and one minute walk from the Central Bus Station.

The buildings of the market were constructed from roofs of zeppelin hangars ( central market ) that were broght to Riga from Germany.

There is a Dedicated hangar only for meet, another one for vegetables, cheese, and fish.

Personally I like markets. This is where a visitor can feel the atmosphere and see the people that buy and sell and this market is for sure a place where one can feel the old times atmosphere that is still alive.

Russian Market

Russian Market

On the picture: Ķimeņu Cheese

Russian Market

Russian Market

Russian Market

Russian Market

Russian Market

Russian Market

On the picture: traditional device that was used in the past to manufacture the drink Kvass

Russian Market

Russian Market

Russian Market

Russian Market

Russian Market

The Outdoor section of the Central Market (at night time):

more steps in the central market will come in the future...

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