Tag: Baltics

Baltic Banquets

I went to quite a few interesting restaurants in the Baltics. In Tallinn I had dinner at Old Hansa, a medieval restaurant.  They prepare authentic medieval meals.  I had a game selection – boar and elk with barley and vegetables.

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The Villains of Vilnius

From Latvia I took the bus to Vilnius, the capital of Lithuania. Like Tallinn, Vilnius’ old city is a World Heritage site and has lots of grand buildings and old streets. Vilnius also has an interesting neighborhood called Uzupis, a

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Looking For Lats in All the Wrong Places

I took a bus from Tallinn to Riga, the capital of Latvia. Riga has a nice old town, (not nearly as picturesque as Tallinn’s though). It’s known for its Art Nouveau architecture and there are some interesting buildings in the

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