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... spit called Nida. Everyone wanted coffee but after an hour on the bus I took a walk around and found some great sculptures of little gnome people. The buildings all over the Spit are painted red, the roofs blue and the fringes white to present land, water and sky.
We hiked through pine, blue spruce and burch forests covered in lichen and moss, with mushrooms growing everywhere, to the big sand dune, Sklandytoju dune, where you'll find a massive sun ...
... on the street.
We then went to Palanga which is a resort town just outside of Klaipeda which consists of large parks and an amber museum. It was a beautiful walk on a beautiful day. there were lakes and streams everywhere and beautiful flower gardens. It started to rain just as we finished our exploration of the park so we returned to the ship.
... Satnav did it's "Turn left and board the ferry" thing, so I did and I wasn't expecting something so small....
There was a group of 50 quad bikes crossing the river as well, fortunately going the opposite way to me. So once again I had a ferry all to myself and once again it was only powered by the river current. This one had a cable running across the river (See pics) to guide it along. It ...
... again on the hour for 15 minutes. We need to unpack all our gear from our panniers so that we can return our hired bicycles.
Marianne has located a nice floating restaurant on the riverbank where we dine for the evening. Even though the weather has been very warm all day, the night cools down very quickly and we are not able to linger to long after dinner. We are all very pleased with our accomplishments for the week and celebrate ...
... overlooking the lagoon. Nida is also known as a region where amber stone can be found, sometimes even on the beaches. The various souvenir shops include many jewellery galleries that offer an amazing range of crafts.
After our tour of the main points of interest it's time to make our way to the beach, as it is now quite warm. Whilst it is possible to swim in the lagoon, the most ...
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking