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- Airport Transportation
- Drycleaning onsite
- Continental Breakfast
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Minbar in room
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It was a short walk to the old town where I was able to eventually find my hostel near one of the old ...
... in the city, we said a goodbye to Pip and Nicolet. They were off to Helsinki the following afternoon, and therefore we would stop stalking their route up north! Nevertheless it was a cool few days we'd spent with them!
When we got back to the hostel, we ate and then took an early night, preparing ourselves for the day ahead tomorrow.
5:30am and our alarms were ringing. After grabbing all possible layers we headed for the port. We were going north again. ...
... it was just a few minutes away that was my first stop. The sky bar itself was closed, not even being 8:00am yet, but the elevator up is all glass and gives equally panoramic views of Riga. There are two lifts, one on each side of the hotel. Therefore I took one lift up, got a photo, took the lift back down to the ground floor, got in the other lift and repeated the process so I could see both sides. From there I got back on the bike and rode an hour or so to Sigulda Castle, ...
... also very interesting in that we have been told stories and taught about the Estonian Revolution, the Soviet impact and Estonian's relationship with Russia as well the Estonian Russians. We have also learned important phrases in Estonian, well Julia has anyway: Veel ûks õlu Aitäh terviseks We are looking forward to one last evening tonight with about 5 of the people we have met over the week, nice to think that we are deserving of a wee farewell after only a week! :) ...
... amp; the bastion underground tunnels but had to book to go back to the tunnels the next day. Went to a lovely brewery for lunch & had a bowl of salyanka soup which was neat with olives & onions with sour cream on the side - it was delicious. We saw a lot of stairs leading up to Toomkirk & the Russian orthodox cathedral, decided to walk round & come back down the stairs. Went back to the hotel to warm up & get well wrapped up for ...