Travel Blogs from Sweden

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The home of ABBA, Stockholm, Sweden travel blog

The home of ABBA

A travel blog entry by jennykelly

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... and his wife, sat with us a good deal of the time on the trip and gave us a bit of an insight into Finland and Sweden, they were excellent company, even though I had to dart out to photograph some of the islands from time to time.   The trip across ...

Burnt Jackets / Mean Soup, Lund, Sweden travel blog

Burnt Jackets / Mean Soup

A travel blog entry by jag

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... in the sun, drinking wine and then set up a fire before cooking a mean vege soup and some severely burnt jacket potatoes. Sweden has been pretty fantastic in terms of accommodation as we have not had to pay for a nights accommodation since leaving Prague ...

SURSTRÖMMING, YUK!, Umeå, Sweden travel blog


A travel blog entry by modernoddyseus

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... a "surströmmingsfest" (surströmming party) for fourteen people. Surströmming is a traditional fish meal eaten in the north of Sweden during summertime. Surströmming is flimsy, little, gray-blue fish which are put into a can and then stored like ...

ARCTIC EXCURSION, Nikkaluokta, Sweden travel blog


A travel blog entry by modernoddyseus

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... -of-snow moutnains ran across the vast territory of landscape within vision. To the west hulked 6,700-ft.-tall Mt. Kebenakaisse, Sweden's tallest mountain, and its neighbors. A suffocating load of snow had been dumped on the wide, black mountains who ...

Le trio McDo, Gotenburg, Sweden travel blog

Le trio McDo

A travel blog entry by jelg

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Je suis maintenant a Gotenborg ou Gothenburg dependamment de la langue ... mon ordi est ultra slow donc je serai bref! C etait super beau Andalsnes en Norvege mais  comme je l ai dis cetait tres tres cher et il faisait assez froid merci!!! ...

PARTY AT JOJO'S, Stockholm, Sweden travel blog


A travel blog entry by modernoddyseus

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... So, when he does go to clubs, he often spends the whole night trying to win at the gambling tables the nightclubs have here in Sweden. Jojo's friend, Jana, is the real "winner" type of guy. His blond head is perhaps wider than it is tall, and it ...

SWEDEN, ON RELIGION, Umeå, Sweden travel blog


A travel blog entry by modernoddyseus

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... in a religion. There's a lot of pressure in the States for a person to accept faith in some God. One day in Sweden, Anders and I were taking a coffee and tea break when Anders received a visitor. The visitor was a young man with a short, neat, ...

FIRST SWEDISH SNORKEL, Holmön, Sweden travel blog


A travel blog entry by modernoddyseus

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... a slow-paced story told by the piano, of a sweet and romantic and simple, but nearly-perfect life of one man. I visited rural Sweden this weekend. From the country's low, purple, salty-blowing coast on the Gulf of Bothnia, I rode a free ferry to the ...

UMEA TO SPAIN - PART I, Stockholm, Sweden travel blog


A travel blog entry by modernoddyseus

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... 'd been going my way ... Hopefully, I was going to come across more friendly people like that boy as I began hitchhiking out of Sweden last week in late September. The four-hundred-and-fifty miles south to Stockholm took me only nine hours. I was ...

Quick Assessment, Stockholm, Sweden travel blog

Quick Assessment

A travel blog entry by justen

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I've officially landed in Stockholm. This was the part of the journey I was most nervous about, as my plane didn't land until 22.00 and I had to get into a new city, at night, from the airport an hour outside town, and check in. Thankfully there was a ...

Shallow Wallet, Stockholm, Sweden travel blog

Shallow Wallet

A travel blog entry by justen

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... and waited for my hair appointment. Basically, my hair's reached the awkward stage between long and short, so I had to get in cut and Sweden isn't the cheapest country in the world, so there's more cash. Plus, I had lunch out today and that was even more. ...

Tunnel Vision!, Gothenburg, Sweden travel blog

Tunnel Vision!

A travel blog entry by cobra1899

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... don't do much of that anymore. It was the same crossing into Denmark from Germany. No stamp.   The drive through Sweden was uneventful. The weather was overcast, though somewhat windy. During one rest stop I fiddled with the pre-load setting ...

This & That in Gothenburg!, Gothenburg, Sweden travel blog

This & That in Gothenburg!

A travel blog entry by cobra1899

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... , the barista, server, chef and chief bottle washer. When I asked her her name she rattled something off. She said that even for Sweden it was an unusual name. Her mother is from Norway. At 20 something she felt that she'd been living here for what seems ...

Funny signs in SWEDEN, Kilafors, Sweden travel blog

Funny signs in SWEDEN

A travel blog entry by cpiotto


I wanted to add some pics of some funny signs from Sweden... Some of them are just plain confusing with all of the different characters and words, others are plain funny (like the car driving into the sea!) I still havent got a moose sign, but I will ...

Bad vid Örarevet, Gunnarstorp, Sweden travel blog

Bad vid Örarevet

A travel blog entry by joergenmaria


Swedish Coast, Helsingborg, Sweden travel blog

Swedish Coast

A travel blog entry by redtilly


... at Ullared which only has a population of 800.  The store, however, claims to be the largest tourist attraction in Sweden with 4,300,000 visitors each year.  It even has a hotel and cabins for the dedicated shopper. There were special parking ...

GOD JUL  FROM SWEDEN, Duved, Sweden travel blog


A travel blog entry by jl_bigtrip


... ;s sister and husband – Sharna and Chris. Magical. Sharna and Chris have come over to spend the Christmas week with us in Sweden. They have been here a couple of days already, ski gear hired, the first runs across the mountain in the bag. But before ...

Gävle- Off the boat , Gävle, Sweden travel blog

Gävle- Off the boat

A travel blog entry by mcphailc

Somehow I managed to wake up extremely early the next morning, and stumbled down for breakfast. As we walked back up to our rooms, I saw a horrible horrible sight. As you would walk onto the boat, there are people there that take very rushed pictures of ...

Gävle- Sauna, Finnish style , Gävle, Sweden travel blog

Gävle- Sauna, Finnish style

A travel blog entry by mcphailc

I woke up extremely early this morning, to see the Sjökvists off as they left on their trip. I was under the impression that they wouldn't be getting back untill after I had left to go home, so I thought that this was going to be the last time that ...

Stockholm - občudovanja vredna ladja Vasa, Stockholm, Sweden travel blog

Stockholm - občudovanja vredna ladja Vasa

A travel blog entry by jana-petan


Spala sem le dobre tri ure. Ko spiš, ničesar ne doživiš. Nekaj čez šesto sem bila že na palubi. Pa nisem bila dolgo sama. Tudi drugi so prišli uživat. Zrak je bil kristalno čist. Sonce je bilo že ...

Midsommar tid i Sverige (Midsummer time in Sweden), Skeppsmyra Sweden, Sweden travel blog

Midsommar tid i Sverige (Midsummer time in Sweden)

A travel blog entry by impressionsbykk


... on their heads pop into mind when thinking of dancing around a may pole. And they do indeed wear flower wreaths here in Sweden, so we painstakingly create these wreaths (midsommarkrans) for all the females in our household to proudly wear during the day. ...

Cool Runnings, Umeå, Sweden travel blog

Cool Runnings

A travel blog entry by matt81


It snowed last night here in the land of Modo, that's Sweden’s elite hockey club, where the Sedin sisters once played. This morning I awoke at the bright hour of 9:15am and decided that it was time for some exercise.  Now, it snowed last night ...

Wonders of the Wasa Ship and two gammla people, Stockholm, Sweden travel blog

Wonders of the Wasa Ship and two gammla people

A travel blog entry by houghtaling


... were then going to venture on to Skansen an old town (living museum)  built out of about 150 buildings from all over Sweden, with a zoo, shops, restaurants and such, but after driving to the parking lot, putting the europa mobile in park we looked at ...

Going around by bicycle...., Stockholm, Sweden travel blog

Going around by bicycle....

A travel blog entry by fettino


We go through a wooded route immersed in the nature up to Stockholm, where we stay for 4 nights! This city is very beautiful and welcoming, amusing and quiet, clean and educated!The central parts of the city consists of fourteen islands, all part of the ...

Another First in the Firewood Factory, Arboga, Sweden travel blog

Another First in the Firewood Factory

A travel blog entry by yearoftheshorts


... came, where they were sent down the river to Stockholm and eventually out to sea and the rest of Europe. Eventually the king realized Sweden was getting ripped off selling the raw material, as you could only get so much for it, and it needed to be forged ...

Stockholm - Old Town/Sea Views, Stockholm, Sweden travel blog

Stockholm - Old Town/Sea Views

A travel blog entry by jdp643


Hung out in Stockholm in between my trips with MB/Will and Lauren/Bobby. The city was fantastic and very scenic. I also had perfect weather while I was there with highs in the low 70s all week. The highlight of my time here was the Vasa ...

Language of Sharks and Crafternoons, Orebro, Sweden travel blog

Language of Sharks and Crafternoons

A travel blog entry by yearoftheshorts


... to take her into the air with a gentle gust of wind. And the streets are windy today. So the big shopping centre has Sweden’s answer to Border’s, and we spend some time in there looking for the humourous kind of book. The thought process of ...

Dinner, Dogs and, Arboga, Sweden travel blog

Dinner, Dogs and

A travel blog entry by yearoftheshorts


... up. There are squirrels battling it out in the pine next to me, freaking out and visibly shitting themselves as I stand. Hello Sweden. I show Joelle the morning routine, and from what she says this place is very very different. Working hours are set, ...

Staying close to home, Lulea, Sweden travel blog

Staying close to home

A travel blog entry by kyle-and-lisa


... with an indoor lounge and dance floor...actually a pretty interesting place despite all of the 18 year olds. Because nothing is free in Sweden (no, not even grocery bags) we paid $13 to get in and went through 2 rounds of ID checking by security guards. ...

Dancing Queen - the Abba Museum, Stockholm, Sweden travel blog

Dancing Queen - the Abba Museum

A travel blog entry by redtilly


Today we've been to the Abba museum which was excellent.  Lots of music, displays and information and the chance to sing along a in a recording booth or on the stage.  We also had audio guides.  On the guides were members of the group ...

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