Travel Blogs from Riga
... font-family: arial, sans-serif; line-height: 18px;"># of New beers: 72
# of times we did laundry: 4
#of languages we know how to say Butterfly in: 20
# of holes Amber's sneakers: ...
... I saw a
hidden baggage fee I had to pay (even though I had done extensive
research, the discounted airlines often find a way to sneak prices up on
you) so I had to pay an extra $50 just to be able to check my one bag
with only 44 pounds of allowance.
BAH! I'm just going to brush it off, because bright and early tomorrow morning,
I fly to Amsterdam.
... come to life over Riga. I finished my evening off a bit earlier than a couple of the others and headed back to the hotel, grabbing a kebab on the way (different continent, same after beer food). The kebab was quite nice, although after being told that the sauce I wanted was quite hot, I found it not to be. I think the guy working the counter may have put a milder sauce on thinking I couldn’t handle the hot chili, he may have been right, but we’ll never ...
We have arrived in Riga, Lithuania
After leaving Tallinn around midday, we drove south to Halinga - where we stopped for lunch. We continued to Pamu, then went through the abandoned Estonia/Lithuania border crossing. We then followed the Gulf of Riga coast, passed the kite surfers, arriving at Riga around 5pm.
We are now back from having a really nice dinner with the tour group - got to love dining at ...
... some more. When I was finally able to check in, I had to pay €20 to check my backpack for the second leg of the flight before I could get my boarding pass. Irritating AirBaltic... After checking in, I had another two hours to wait until my flight. I had a very boring day at the Hamburg airport.
When it was finally time to fly to Riga, the passengers were shuttled to the aircraft (a very little plane with propellers), and had to wait ...