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... Inese distracted her with food and cuddles.
Now, I soon made friends with Lotīte. Inese was actually surprised how quickly Lotte was willing to sit in my lap, even though I refused to give her any of my food or let her lick my face. Anna took a different approach, and proceeded to bribe Lotte (as per Ineses instructions) with cookies. In the end, she calmed down around both of us, although she continues to welcome any person that comes to the ...
Be advised.. this blog entry is going to be one shameless advertisement for the Hollandsche Eenheidsprijzen Maatschappij Amsterdam, more commonly known as HEMA.
You see, the past week I've had a number of "just go to HEMA" moments. Dutch readers will know what I'm talking about:
On Monday, I blew out the bulb in my bedside lamp > "just go to HEMA and get a new one".
Tuesday, I tore several holes ...
... we left in a hurry because we didn't want any Latvian exchanges again.
The last stop on our list were the Russian Markets. The markets are housed in old German Zepplin Hangers and are among the largest in Europe. It was not very hard to imagine shopping in Russia when we were inside. There were a bunch of ladies in gigantic fur coats and ridiculous hats wandering about and being loud. Everyone just walked around in a hurry and no one ever heard of the word ...
... curtain but only because Nazi Germany took it over during the start of World War II in 1941. Then finally in 1944 in the aftermath of the war when Nazi Germany retreated ,Latvia had about a week of peace before the USSR Soviet Union marched right back in to take it over again. Talk about jumping from the frypan to the fire and then back into the frypan. During all of these occupations hundreds of thousands of Latvians were murdered, jailed, which incidentally almost ...
... our trip, in fact the whole town was fairly Christmassy. A nice place.
Our time in Riga was pretty brief and the next morning around 11 we headed back to the coach station to get our bus to Vilnius. This was a very short journey, only around 4 hours, so was no ...
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