Clarion Collection Hotel Valdemars
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... or just ignored it like I did). There are two women in black robes and white shawls cleaning the brass candle holders. Bought another icon from the candle kiosk next to the entrance - a picture of Jesus framed in gold for 10 Euros.
A little further along Brivibas is the Freedom Monument. The woman standing on top of it is affectionately referred to as ‘Milda’ and holds three stars in that represent Latvia’s three regions; Vidzeme, Kurzeme and Latgale. ...
... In advance, from machines or from kiosks, you can get single tickets, or several rides on one ticket, or 2 person tickets. Since they all look the same, and no mark is made on them once 'used' it is not immediately obvious which are which type. So, we had asked in the kiosk for 4 rides, and she had been going to give us 4 rides on one ticket, but we asked for it to be split, cos we weren't quite sure of our movements, so she gave us two tickets, ...
... from the Great Guild. These were black cats, arched backs and rears facing the building. When later he was granted membership into the Great Guild, he turned the cats around.
Found the Metzendorff House. It displays furniture of the 17th and 18th century period merchant class member. There are some fine pieces of furniture and old wallpaper. The camera fee doubled the entry fee [5.7].
Deciding on where to go for a java, spied Mike at the ...
... 4 hour bus journey deposited us at the main bus station at Vilnius. We then caught the local bus out to Trakai and the bus driver dropped us at the front door of the 4 star Spa Resort of Trasilis. Yes, we are true high end clients - smelly backpackers getting the local bus to arrive dusty and disarrayed at the best joint in town. Steve then took advantage of the hydro slide and spa pools within the complex. The last time he took a hydro slide was circa 1986. What a hoot!
... our hotel. Why, oh why, didn't we just post all our cold-weather stuff to ourselves three months ago?? We have cursed these big suitcases so often.
Anyway, the hotel was lovely; we have a "studio apartment" which means sofas and a sort of kitchenette containing two solitary tea bags and two sachets of coffee for tomorrow morning, but joy of joys! a kettle that we can boil and make a cup of tea whenever we want it. We used the two teabags immediately and have ...