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Warmish night but eventually it was almost 0700 before I got out of bed. Showered and up with materials to plan the free today, including possibly a museum or two. I finished up there c 0800 and nobody else around. What's with these lazy English, John? They would never make honourary members of the Algerian Committee.
Mike tried to justify …
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The room was not too hot overnight, a good thing. Saw 0647 on the watch and had a shower before heading up for the brekkie. Nice sausage and some different salads; a good spread. There shortly after 0700, reading up on Riga and nary a soul from the group …
... through, I had wished I chose a simple dessert like my friends, such as the apple pie, or coffee ice cream, but I was glad I could say I at least tried the speciality.
The next day was filled with various meetings throughout the city and some free time again to walk around and do some site-seeing or shopping. For our last night in Riga, we had a farewell dinner sponsored by IES at a typical Latvian restaurant. Although it was a good experience to taste ...
... the hostel to make dinner. There are even more people staying here tonight including two girls in our dorm who are supposedly leaving very early in the morning. I am really just looking for a good night of sleep... it feels like forever since I had one. Zzzzz.... At last check out is not until noon tomorrow. We can relax until our afternoon bus to Lithuania.
Next stop: Vilnius, Lithuania
# of countries: 27
My last entry was surprisingly the Hill of the Crosses in Lithuania - I had a little spell in hospital which will be woven into the the log but it did result in no application to much at all at that time.
Riga was lovely and arriving by car we had to negotiate the tiny streets of the old town with its twists, turns and dead end. I may have been guilty of driving through the main square where our car was conspicuous but ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility