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Smiltene is a town in Valka District, Latvia with approximately 6 000 inhabiatants.
Use your feet, the town is small.
Swim in Lake "Niedrājs" or do cross-country around this lake in winter, pine woods and nordic feeling. There are some bicycle rental places and routes in neighbor forests.
Good place where to eat and sleep is Park Hotel "Brūzis" ("Brewery" in english, cause there used to be one), excelent food and best beer in town.