Maritim Park Hotel Riga
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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... the old town now where most of the sights were. This led me to Freedom Square where soldiers stand guard to a tall monument.
... paid to Majori. I thought he might try to fine us, but luckily, he only needed us to pay an extra dollar. I made a similar mistake in Italy and they fined me about $50. We never did see the beautiful wooden houses or the nicer beach but at least we could laugh about it later.
That night, we went to the Rockabilly House for live Rockabilly. Deanne has been on a quest to see some and we finally found it. It was a ...
... ummm…Diet coke :) The rest of them also tried some local food and all reported that it was delightful.
At this point we were getting a little close to ‘on board’ time, so we headed back to the ship.
Entertainment tonight was “Invitation to Dance” featuring the ship’s singers and dancers. Basic, fun entertainment that capped our night and sent us to bed to get ready for Klaipeda, Lithuania ...
... of driving was quite reasonable, but some Latvians and most of the Russians are on a mission and yield to no man. At one point we had a crazed Russian and a Latvian four abreast with a truck and a scared looking car driver. Fortunately the roads aren't busy, so they got away with it. The nearer we got to Riga, the busier it became. We skirted the old town and the traffic moved very slowly for about 20 minutes. I think the cars not being able to pass ...
... some symbols carved into it. These symbols note that this house was the only one to remain standing after 1943 when the German's bombed the land. The fact that so little survived really makes you realize everything that these countries had to go through.
On a happier note: Shortly after embarking the ship once again there was an air show just off the back of the ship at port. When I heard loud ...