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... vegetables, the styrofoam cup of take-away coffee, the cardboard around our new smartphone.
And to make it worse: in Latvia only 9% of waste is being sorted and recycled. The rest is simply landfilled, adding to the ever-growing maisbergs (a pun on the words iceberg and maisiņš, or plastic bag).
Our campaign therefore had several objectives. First, of course, we talked to producers and retailers, trying to convince them ...
... actually found our way to the town's major attraction: the little river Ruja. Of course, we immediately threw off our clothes and went for a swim, until we were found by the rest of our friends and made "a day at the beach" of it.
In the late afternoon we doubled back to the house to get some supplies, and we spent the evening pick-nicking and playing basketball by the river.
Alvise *angrily*: "You b*tch! You said you couldn't dribble! ...
... met me at the store.
We walked around town a bit. I had to go to the bathroom, so I check into this place close to where the bus let us off. I went in and when I came out everyone was gone. So I walked in the direction that they were headed, went into a few shops and found nothing. So I had no idea where anyone was. I don't have an Estonian phone so I couldn't call anyone. I went back to this information place/ post office ...
My hostel owner in Tartu told me to get the train to Riga and that was the best way. He told me to get the train at 1020 and would arrive Riga by 3 PM, but the train actually left at 940. They changed the time. I had about 30 KG of luggage and walked 2 KM each way to the station and back and because of these 20 minutes, it messed up my whole day pretty badly. I took a bus to the border city of Valga. On the other side of Valga is Valka ...
... the best part left: the zip lines.
There aren't alot of hills in Estonia but here there were a few. We got to ride across the valley on a zip line and then walk up a big hill and fly across the valley on a much higher one. Very fun. Zip lines are the best because all you do is sit and enjoy the view.
Overall a great trip, I think everyone had fun. It was nice to be out in nature just playing ...