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Cover the smell


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“The Last Bastion of Riga” was assembled from the remains of the older ramparts taken down in the 1860’s. Rumour has it they built it on top of a landfill to rid the city of its smell. Pretty smart. Today it’s a completely non-trashy romantic lookout. Expect to see lots of sledges during the winter.

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Total relax in the city center
May 27, 2019
Nice park, great walk and good for picnics.
April 21, 2019
My favorite park in Riga :)
Raami Travel
September 19, 2016

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