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20-01-2004, 14:51

I am working on setting up some concerts in Moscow for a New York band. They will be coming from Riga in their own van, with instruments, merchandise, etc.

My questions are:
1) Approximately how long a drive is Riga-Moscow
2) Is it "dangerous" - at night or day - particularly for foreigners?
3) How evil is Russian customs at the Latvia/Russia road border, and how much time should they expect to waste there? Does road customs work 24/7?

Thanks in advance,


20-01-2004, 14:56
It will be hell matey, without the proper customs connections etc, it wil cost them a fortune, and the road side mafia boys, drop Fa-Q a PM, he may be able to help

Good luck