Travel Blogs from Liepaja
... said they could understand English the guide kept talking to them in Latvian and then explaining again in English to us- she seemed to say a lot more to them though. As we had been there before the tour started we were allowed to dress up in old military uniforms and take pictures! On the way out we also stopped to climb in the amphibious Soviet vehicle. We took the bus back into town and walked along the promenade, stopping to look at the navy ships. Rejoining ...
... perhaps it just isn't done there....anyway I went to the car hire back street mechanics place and enquired. When I got to the yard there wasn't anything there that looked likely but you never know....there were a couple of old bangers though. And that's what I got, a 19 years old Saab that had been round the clock and the block a few times...
It cost 25 Lats for the day, about £30.00, I did enquire if I was actually buying the car for that price but ...
Travelling day so not much to report. I will post some photos of the hotel I stayed in last night as it was very pretty....
On the road I found a Red Army War Memorial near a town called Nikrace, don't know anything else about it.
I've posted a picture of a sink in the chambermaids room in the hotel I'm staying in tonight. I don't think guests are supposed to see it.....
Bit different to the once I stayed in last night I can tell you.....
... house €400 a month, eating out in a restaurant or outdoor equipment costs about as much as it would in Germany. It seems pretty hard to come around here, when you don't have an informal circuit (family gardens, friends that can help with building a kitchen, etc.)
What we also think to see in the Baltic countries are the different influences caused by the different occupants.
In Lithuania, they have had strong bonds with Poland for centuries. They are almost ...
19.7.2012 Pērkone (LV) Km: 62752 Traveling in Latvia / Unterwegs in Lettland
In Latvia, it is not as crisp for bikers. It goes straight, and because of the forest on the left and right of the road you can see nothing. It is also still rainy season and too cold for me. Therefore I seek longing my next destination in the south. I decided at short notice, to spend the night ...
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Other places to stay in Liepaja
Liela 11, Liepaja | 3 star hotelfrom $36
Riga Street 7/9, Liepaja | 4 star hotelfrom $43
Republikas Street 25, Liepaja | Hotelfrom $24
Veca Ostmala 40, Liepaja | 4 star hotelfrom $95
Kursu iela 32, Liepaja | 4 star hotelfrom $54
Sturmanu 1, Liepaja | Hotelfrom $33
Juras Iela 24, Liepaja | Hotelfrom $59
Palmu 5, Liepaja | Hotelfrom $63
Oskara Kalpaka Str. 68/70, Liepaja | Hotelfrom $23
Juras 22, Liepaja | Hotelfrom $86
Nicas Pagasts, 'Araji' , Liepaja | Hotelfrom $37
Grobinas Pagasts, 'Licupes' , Liepaja | Hotelfrom $30
Kurzemes 9, Liepaja | Hotelfrom $34
Rozu 37, Liepaja | Hotelfrom $78