Riga: Baltic River Town

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RIDING THE RIGA EXPRESS At 10am on the 10th of July I pull out of Tallinn bound for the next Baltic capital Riga. In the row before me is an American family and opposite a Lithuanian tour guide. Like Helsinki and Tallinn it will be my first time there and again there are wrangles with Hotels who want firm bookings, which is ok if you’re in town for a conference but not if you’re a journeyman. Perhaps this is the future of hotels, business class for those who have specific…read more