Riga - A Work in Progress. July 12th 2015 Saturday 11 July:
Igor picked us up at 9:15 to take us to the bus station so that gave us plenty of time to get ourselves packed and organised.
We got to the bus station with time to spare and the bus was away close enough to on time. We had been pre-warned that there were extensive road-works on the main highway in Latvia so there would be about half an hour added to the jo ... read more
Europe » Latvia » Riga Region » Riga 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
On 22 April we flew out of Auckland for Dubai and London to start our 4 month adventure through Europe and a bit of the Middle East.
A lot of planning has gone into this. Read the blog entries to see if it all paid off! ... full info