The live webcams will show you around the city of Liepāja on the west coast of Latvia. Once the country’s capital, during World War I, Liepāja is Latvia's third largest city, a culturally rich destination with historical monuments and diverse architecture.
It offers unique tourists attractions namely Karosta Prison - the only military prison open to visitors in Europe, the House of Craftsmen museum housing the longest amber necklace in the world, and the amber clock on the promenade. Other must-see monuments includes the magnificent Liepāja Holy Trinity Lutheran Cathedral with one of the largest mechanical organs in the world and the Peter's Market pavilion in art nouveau style. At the city centre is Rose Square, known for its old garden with roses.
Along the Baltic Sea you will find the extensive Liepāja seaside park containing a fine blue flag sand beach and many recreation options.
Around Lake Liepaja there are hiking paths and two birdwatching towers within the nature reserve “Liepājas Ezers”, a Natura 2000 protected area.
Population: approximately 90 thousand people
Main attractions: Karosta Prison, Northern Forts, Liepāja Seaside Park, Lake Liepāja, Rose Square
Nearest Airports: Liepāja International Airport (LPX)