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Month: December 2018

My Baltic Adventure – Part 7 – The Russian Spy

My Baltic Adventure – Part 7 – The Russian Spy

You know in those James Bond films, where he is looking all calm and collect as chaos reigns around him, that’s exactly how I imagined I was, as I interrogated to a Russian spy, while speeding toward Vilnius. Okay, let me back up a little here, first off, if you read my other chapter you may have come to the conclusion that I rather dislike bus terminals, but to be honest, there’s something I dislike even more than them; the…

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My Baltic Adventure – Part 6 – Riga Bus Station

My Baltic Adventure – Part 6 – Riga Bus Station

Now I have been to rather a lot of countries, and in not a single one of them, have I encountered a bus station that had any architectural merit, seriously they were all dives, and the one in Riga was no exception. As a whole the city of Riga is downright wonderful, a warm, welcoming city that really is probably the only place that deserves the title, Paris of the east, though of course, it is redundant of that French…

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