Travel Blogs from Liepaja
... to visit. Once at the hostel the owner was also very helpful; he gave us another map and even recommended somewhere for dinner which serves a particularly good version of a local dish. Once quickly settled in we went on the Musical Walking Tour around the town which is very easy as you just follow the metal quavers which go along the pavements. This took us past everything that we wanted to visit; first to St Joseph's church which was lovely and ornate, then to ...
... clearly knew that sarcasm was the lowest form of wit they chose to ignore it...
I also asked about what was covered under the insurance, they said "everything" excellent I thought, I've got 150 miles of gravel roads coming up and the fastest car in the world. Suddenly the £30 looks like good value, for me anyway!!
Their response to my question about breakdown cover was "Call us" that filled me with cheer I can tell you!
As I ...
Travelling day so not much to report. I will post some photos of the hotel I stayed in last night as it was very pretty....
On the road I found a Red Army War Memorial near a town called Nikrace, don't know anything else about it.
I've posted a picture of a sink in the chambermaids room in the hotel I'm staying in tonight. I don't think guests are supposed to see it.....
Bit different to the once I stayed in last night I can tell you.....
... very much resembling the Dutch peperkoek.
What all have in common is the dark rye bread and a drink made of that (called kvas, gira or kali). The bread gives lots of energy to bike upon and so does the nonalcoholic drink made of it.
A last difference we noticed is the Internet-access. In all three countries, you'll find wifi in almost every cafe or market place. However, where it is mostly open in Estonia (where our hosts called it one of the civil rights :-) in ...
19.7.2012 Pērkone (LV) Km: 62752 Traveling in Latvia / Unterwegs in Lettland
In Latvia, it is not as crisp for bikers. It goes straight, and because of the forest on the left and right of the road you can see nothing. It is also still rainy season and too cold for me. Therefore I seek longing my next destination in the south. I decided at short notice, to spend the night ...
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Other places to stay in Liepaja
Liela 11, Liepaja | 3 star hotelfrom $36
Riga Street 7/9, Liepaja | 4 star hotelfrom $43
Republikas Street 25, Liepaja | Hotelfrom $24
Veca Ostmala 40, Liepaja | 4 star hotelfrom $95
Kursu iela 32, Liepaja | 4 star hotelfrom $54
Sturmanu 1, Liepaja | Hotelfrom $33
Juras Iela 24, Liepaja | Hotelfrom $59
Dzerves 9, Liepaja | Hotelfrom $15
Palmu 5, Liepaja | Hotelfrom $63
Oskara Kalpaka Str. 68/70, Liepaja | Hotelfrom $23
Nicas Pagasts, 'Araji' , Liepaja | Hotelfrom $37
Grobinas Pagasts, 'Licupes' , Liepaja | Hotelfrom $30
Kurzemes 9, Liepaja | Hotelfrom $34
Rozu 37, Liepaja | Hotelfrom $78