Grand Palace Hotel
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Tloday is Saturday, July 6th. We toured the Art Nouveau section of the city and then went over to the Central Market. For lunch we went to a lovely restaurant called Twelve-Twenty and listened to folk music with performers in their native costume. That afternoon we went on a Jewish Heritage tour of Riga and visited the Old Ghetto, the …
... dogged does it, so I convinced Anna she should get rid of that basket anyway (mom, she loved the saddlebags!) because it messes with the aerodynamics and handling of your machine, and I've started locking my bike with the valve out of sight behind the saddlebags, hoping to discourage opportunists.
This was about the same time that I had a couple of punctures in my brand new second-hand tires. When ...
Right before Christmas 2013 I went to Riga, Latvia. We lived in the old part of the city, and it is the most beautiful city I have ever seen. We also went to the new part, and you could see the poverty, but also this part was pretty. I didn't put down my camera once I was outside my hotel. It was snowing and the old town was dressed and ready for christmas! There was several Christmas markets and we went to two of them. They sold home made ...
... to get dinner.
Our group from last night had decided we wanted to go up to the sky bar at the top of a hotel overlooking Riga, instead of doing things organised by the hostel. We ended up with a pretty big group as some new arrivals decided that they would come along as well and made for another really good night, that continued on the a club called Coyote Fly, then back to our favourite midnight restaurant for more potato ...
... officials checked everyone's identification documents. If our driver was indeed on a mission to have at Riga early he succeeded, we were there 20 minutes ahead of schedule.
Our hotel for our two night stay was the Hotel Irina. The hotel was not too far from the bus station, so there was no need for local busses or trams, it was a relatively easy walk. We checked into our rooms and arranged a time to meet Sara for ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
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