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... yesterday I found difficult to find, was described 1 km from the centre. Sometimes hard to find, when nobody knows a centre.
Had it said near the prison, no problem.
And that's the look of the goast hotel
Walking into the centre I noticed this couple, not doing it the easy way.
The trams are not really up to date, but ...
The customs officer just laughed at us and asked if we knew what the Russian roads were like and how far it was to Mongolia. He then told his mate we were going to Mongolia and they both laughed. Been here 50 mins so far and hoping to get through shortly. Update: border control took 3 hours and finding car insurance took 2 and a half hours (we eventually got it from a guy sitting at a table in a cafe just over the border and don't have the first clue what the Russian policy ...
... Alexandra did make a Facebook Event, and six of us gave it the old thumbs up.
Three hours on a train
So on Liela Piekdiena (Good Friday - yes, Latvians have a 4-day Easter weekend, instead of that silly Thursday + long weekend that we enjoy in Holland), we all took the train down to Rēzekne, all the way in the East of the country.
When I say "we", I mean "Valentina and I". Anna missed the train, which meant she had to take the ...
Of all the countless border crossings I have done over the years with either the Landcruiser (Eric) or the Hilux (Sylvia) this has to be the most inefficient one yet. Saw very few cars on the road to the border, overtaken regularly though by very fast moving trucks. Arrived at the border with Latvia at 3pm - was looking forward to getting across the border and back into the EU of Latvia and hopefully managing a few hours driving to get me across Latvia and ...
... The queue has now grown to over 100 cars or so.
Here goes then, we have two new guards so things are bound to speed up. No No No. 2 Lorries and 4 cars allowed through approx every 45mins but in between this, cars are queue jumping and the border guards just sit and allow them to do it. It's now 10pm and my patience has deserted me although Steve is now so 'p***ed off he has become Zen man, all calm and cool.
We are 4th in ...
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