Serena Lux Hotel

Jekaba 26/28, Riga, 1050, Latvia | Hotel
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Location

This hotel, located on Jekaba 26/28, Riga, is near The Museum of the Occupation of Latvia, House of Blackheads, Town Hall Square, and Cat House.
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Travel Blogs from Riga

The Rain in Riga falls mainly on us

A travel blog entry by pandasphere on May 07, 2014

3 comments, 8 photos

... Latvian cuisine. Everything seemed pretty familiar so at this point I just think it's just "Eastern European" cuisine. The one unique thing was this dark liquor called black balsam. It had a pretty strong, rough flavor, but wasn't bad. Not my drink of choice per se, but when in Riga...

Following dinner, it had thankfully cleared up and gotten a bit warmer, so we did some light bar hopping. By strange happenstance, we ran into ...

The scary House on the Corner

A travel blog entry by madanaki on May 02, 2014

6 comments, 14 photos

... br> From 1940 - 1941, the Russians commandeered Stra Mja, or the " House on the Corner", as it was known, and proceeded to shoot and torture many local resistance fighters, professors, generals and anyone against the Soviets. The Nazis then used it for their nefarious purposes during WW II, then the Soviets retook it and used it to install the Latvian secret police, the Cheka's, until as recently as 1991.

Architecturally beautiful building from the ...

One Step Closer

A travel blog entry by funkymonk on Sep 06, 2013

... be OK as long as I didn't flash my wallet around.

I found out that there are two free walking tours to take part in, one of the Old Town and another that goes around Little Moscow. The Old Town is nice and everything but I can see that on my own and stop wherever I felt like it to look at the map. I assumed I probably couldn't (read: shouldn't) do that in Little Moscow so I took that free tour instead. This time the tour guide was holding a ...

Into Latvia

A travel blog entry by grahamandmandi on Jul 08, 2013

26 photos

... there are rowing boats for hire, so we sat and watched the young men trying to impress their languid girlfriends with their rowing prowess. We also climbed some ramparts from which we watched, somewhat surprised, as a young man wearing a horse's head mask climbed onto a small bronze statue of a foal and was photographed by his horse-head wearing friend. Riga does seem a little odd and edgy. Lots of live music everywhere, (buskers and bands) which is rather nice.
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Riding out of Town

A travel blog entry by carpefeline on Feb 11, 2013

... in the compartment, I chose to take my chances and hopefully no one else would be in there with me. Ilze, my guide in Riga, took me to the train and put me on it in the right compartment and carriage as I was a little gun shy after my Moscow foul up. The train gets ready to leave and nobody else comes so I was by myself! Yea! All night long though, anytime the train stopped and I heard people walking in the corridor, I’d ...