TripAdvisor Reviews Circus Riga
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I enjoyed the tour and have booked another one with Gunta for Sunday morning, the ex-Soviet walk. She's old enough to remember what happened and how it was so I will also get some personal insight.
I found my way back to the Old Town and had a cheese pastry and green tea at Andreass Bakery
... s basically mastered everything except for two scary corners on Vanšu (Erasmus) Bridge.
So now that I had my very own Dutch Bike, had found the best routes to work, home, and the supermarket, and had learned to avoid the Old Town whenever remotely possible, new problems presented themselves.
First off: parking. You might remember that I live on the sixth (or fifth by Dutch ...
... airport terminals.
Average 25-30usd accommodation per day for two (use airbnb, tripadvisor recommended homestays and B&B).In general I would devide accomodation like this - 10-20usd very basic room, fan, breakfast included but if travelling around is completely enough, 20-45usd room with AC & breakfast, may include minibar, may have swimming pool and restaurant, 45-70usd ...
... and although it was a Wednesday night, we still had lots of fun. We ordered the famous "Latvian balsam" but it was one of the most disgusting drinks I ever tried, right alongside another Latvian tradition we had to try which was "birch tree sap" water. Nonetheless, it was a YOLO moment. We ordered a drink called "Tampon" because we literally couldn't understand the Latvian menu and the ...
... the glass broke into the longer the tower would last. The glass landed on a pile of straw which cushioned the blow, the tower burnt down a year later.
- House of the Blackheads. The original building was built in the 14th century for the Brotherhood of Blackheads, which was a guild for unmarried German merchants. The building was bombed during the Second World War and the remains demolished by ...