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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- TV Channel One Russia
- TV RTR Planeta Russia
- Russian TV Channels Available
TripAdvisor Reviews NB Hotel Riga
Travel Blogs from Riga
... VIP seats were curtained off at the back, had their own tvs and headseats, complimentary water bottle and chocolate bar. The seats even had bookcases to store belongings.
The bus was almost empty except for two Korean guys. We got chatting in ...
... stalls selling similar items as well as some souvenirs but for a lot cheaper than in the old town! Our guide recommended some popular Latvia specialties such as black bread, cheese with seeds of which there are many variations such as with cranberries or smoked. Latvians are also huge fans of pickled products and apparently pickle everything they can get their hands on! This is probably due to the fact that their winters are so cold and they somehow need to ...
... has earned itself a bit of a reputation in the past number of years as a city for Brits and Western Europeans to come to drink heavily, party hard, and go home happy. I must have counted at least a half-dozen stag and hen parties.
I walked around for a while, saw some nice looking architecture and whatnot, and then went to seek out an air conditioned haven from the heat. I found one in the shape of another chocolate shop (yes, it's a talent of mine) but this one ...
... between two rivers, the Daugava and the Ridzine, the latter of which is where the name Riga originates. During the 13th century is when many of the churches started being built in the town, and also the first references to what is the current Latvian flag come from this time period. Following several hundred years of Germanic rule, Latvia then fell to Poland-Lithuania, then later to Sweden for nearly a century, then finally to Peter the Great of Russia in ...
At first - second time blog writing in my whole travel experience :) it makes life more colorfull and hopefully could be interesting and helpful to others!
Since active travelling, all options turned to the west, as no language barrier, good climate, more or less safe environment etc. However Asia has been in a list for years to try. Now the dream comes true - for 26 days ...