Riga to Jurmala July 8th 2015 No biking today, but did train and walk quite bit.
Woke to cool overcast skies, later sprinkled intermittently until early afternoon. Then sun came out and heated up.
Woke ate at hostel, granola, wild blueberries, lox, bread, tea and coffee - same as yesterday.
Bought train tickets to Jurmala. We had read about this resort/spa area up the west coast, only 20 km from Riga. It has 5 miles o ... read more
Europe » Latvia » Riga Region » Jurmala After a brief period of independence between the two World Wars, Latvia was annexed by the USSR in 1940. It reestablished its independence in 1991 following the breakup of the Soviet Union. Although the last Russian troops left in 1994, the status of... ... read more
My wife and I love to travel via bike touring. We have traveled several times in our native Wisconsin. We have also traveled to Europe, bike touring several times. These blogs are some of our travels.... full info