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Karosta Prison – the world’s most unusual hotel?

There are not many hotels where you have to sign a disclaimer before your stay, but Karosta Prison located near Leipaja, Latvia is no ordinary hotel. Once a working prison for Tsarist, Lithuanian and Soviet regimes for most of the 20th century, it now serves as a museum, attraction and hotel for people looking for an unusual and extreme adventure…

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Our Epic Latvia adventure – travel itinerary

The lovely people from Hotel.info and the Latvian tourist association have invited us on an adventure packed week long press trip to Latvia. Starting in Riga we’ll learn all about the major highlights as well as exploring the city for ourselves, then we’ll travel to Skrunda and on to the seaside city of Liepaja. We are even stopping off at a scary looking prison attraction/hotel on the way….