Semarah Hotel Lielupe
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
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... hospital green that was so popular in that time and frankly it was spooky. we saw only a third of the place and had a most entertaining guide - who at one stage, quite rightly appointed me as Madam Secretary with the right to decide life or death....Oh I loved THAT role! The part we didnt see was similar though the guide said some places were still secret..which of course only made me more curious. Designed to hold 250 top officials MEN ONLY - and to be 45 minutes from ...
... he told me that Latvian law only mandates reflectors to be put on bikes, not lights. "The law only protects cars, not bicycles."
Still, I know Dutch students like to complain about police checks for bike lights, but seeing those dark shadows speeding over sidewalks and through rush-hour traffic, I'm starting to see their point...
Next up: Biking through the Old Town - pt IV (Winter edition)
Denmark has Hans Christian Andersen, Germany has the Grimm Brothers and Latvia.... Latvia has Krišjānis Barons. Every single self-respecting Latvian city has a major street named after this "Father of the Dainas". And I held his crumbling writings in my very hands!
Recently, some of my colleagues had become interested in Latvian folk songs. And another colleague has a mother who ...
... t in a very prominent position. Opposite parliament is St Jacob's Cathedral which had a Christening on at the time so we couldn't walk around but we could stand at the back. By now it was lunchtime so we searched our book for a recommendation and headed back towards the heart of the old town. Here we ate at Pelmeni XL, a self service dumpling shop, with prices based on weight. It was a very cheap, tasty and filling lunch. After lunch we walked a little out of ...
... machine. And finally the kitchen with an interesting device called a Thermomixer, but no sharp knives or pepper. Oh, and the kitchen has a second "front" door leading to the other stairwell, which is never used.
The landlady and the dog
I didn't tell you the best part, did I? Location, location, location!
The apartment is smack in the middle of the Silent Center, the famous Art Nouveau neighbourhood. It's 5 minutes on foot to the ...