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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Concierge desk
- Room service
- Non-smoking rooms
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... beers. It was really nice to see how the family has settled into the little house, which during our previous visit 2 years ago was a shambles and was occupied by a couple of unsavoury characters. When Ainars returned from work, we sat down to a late dinner. Great dinner on small plates, but everything was eaten. We left for the hotel shortly thereafter and finished packing, as we were getting up at 4am for our flight to ...
... having a mill or processing plant of some kind. The forests are all on sand dunes and reminded us both very much of the coastal area in Portugal where WMOC 2008 was held. (Another small industry seems to be city people catching the train out and going into the forests to collect blueberries or mushrooms and to take back and sell in the markets!) As we left the Riga train station, we went through an underpass and saw a sign outside a Poker Machine "lounge" in the ...
... it – we were encouraged to get completely smashed! After dinner and dessert, the tables were cleared….and then loaded up again with salted fish and seafood, cakes, some more salads, etc – I couldn’t believe it – so much food. The dancing began, and everyone got into it. There wasn’t any salsa, but we got some swing going which was fun. The traditional Latvian dance is a little basic. You just hold your partner and step side-to-side while ...
... If we hadn’t packed our sleeping bags up when we did they would have been totally full of water. We zoomed (Nina style which is really more of a gentle lope) down the track away from the beach, through the town and wonderfully the good people running the fuel station had a roof over their pumps so we had somewhere to shelter until the storm passed a few minutes later.
Through the next few hours we had a mixture of short stormy downpours and ...
... and of course were somewhat more lubricated by that time… Bill got attacked by big Igor… must have weighed 300 lbs., back and front… when I lay front side up, young Carlos instructed “hold your balls”, which of course I promptly obeyed!
Despite the supposed tradition, we did not stay up all night, but went to bed at around 12:30am.
Next day was the tour of Rundale Palace… a huge manor house built in the 18th C, and ...