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... 3. Be proud of your country
When I just arrived in Latvia, my colleagues asked me to organize a Dutch cultural evening. "You know, cook Dutch food, bring some Dutch items you brought with you, like a flag.." They couldn't believe me when I told them that Dutch cuisine is nothing to write home about, and that no normal Dutch person would be caught dead with a Dutch flag on them - except on Queen's Day and during football championships, of course.
... the dancers were expected to portray more political concepts such as Labour and The Proletariat.
After the grande tour upstairs we were finally lead to the inner sanctum of the folklore department: the Archives. Now, I had expected to find a situation such as in the old books collection Academic Library in Leiden: white gloves, protective glass covers, perfect atmospheric conditions...
... a ticket for tomorrow night's organ recital as the organ at Dome Cathedral is revered throughout Europe. After the concert we will be able to have a wander round the church. Behind the Cathedral is the History Museum of Latvia and Navigation. This was also very interesting and covered everything from clothing to propaganda posters. The navigation section had many model boats which we particularly enjoyed. Our final museum of the day was the Latvian Occupation ...
... it had air conditioning. Bliss. We stopped there to get provisions. You will probably not believe me, dear reader, if I tell you that another dairy product disaster was narrowly averted. In the chiller cabinet, we identified and eliminated the yoghurt and found litre cartons of a liquid which when shaken sounded like milk. Just to be sure, Alison grabbed a passing shopper. Her English was not good enough to tell us what we had chosen, but she assured ...
... tasting almost flat, but realistically offering a bite
to the palate.
Today was once again purge my stuff day, because
the flight I have to take tomorrow is limiting my baggage allowance like
crazy. I gave away so many clothes to the hostel today, as well as my
shampoo, conditioner, lotions, and everything else I'm hoping I can go
without for a few days. When I checked in for my ...