BEST WESTERN Hotell Lerdalshojden

Mickelsgatan, Rattvik, Dalarna, Swedish Lakeland, 795 35, Sweden | 3 star hotel
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Travel Blogs from Rattvik

To the lakes

A travel blog entry by triptalk on Jul 07, 2014

1 comment, 10 photos

... seem to be red here. We learned that our version of the dream for a house with a white picket fence here is a red house and a potato field. Warren joked that 'you can have a blue house here as long as it is red'. We also took a nice walk in the woods. The forest floor is a carpet of lingonberry bushes. And blueberries. And mosquitos. We were also introduced to the local cinnamon roll which is full of cardamom. Delicious and addictive. I think I might need one a day. Or ...

Midsummer Day

A travel blog entry by boomermaxwell on Jun 21, 2014

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Back for lunch then went to see a traditional raising of the Midsummer pole, accompanied by much music and very professional dancing, in a rural setting. Numerous folk in the traditional Dalarna local dress. Very talented musicians, young and ...

Bears, may poles, and cold mid-summer weather.

A travel blog entry by boomermaxwell on Jun 20, 2014

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... bears, brown bears, wolves, wolverines, Persian leopards and Siberian tigers. Almost needed to be treated for altitude sickness, we climbed so high to the top, to the cafe! They have a fantastic venue, including a snow making machine for the polar bears. Much involved in conservation in the Arctic regions and research projects, tracking etc. Watched Mamma bear and her three cubs ...

Orsa, where it never gets dark!

A travel blog entry by boomermaxwell on Jun 19, 2014

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We woke to fantastic reflections on the absolutely calm lake. Drove up the road to the Nusnas factory again, to watch the production of the Dala horses. Originally carved from scrap wood in the lumberjack camps in the winter, for the children back home, in 18th century First references of wooden horses for sale made in 1624, nearly 400 years ago. Now a world recognised symbol of Sweden (after appearing at the 1939 New York World Exhibition,) but only made in 4 ...

Dalana horses

A travel blog entry by boomermaxwell on Jun 18, 2014

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Driving northwest, we found by chance two old towns founded on the iron smelting industry, dating from 1600s and only abandoned 50 or so years ago, Forsmarks Bruk and Lovstabruk. Each had been built by the owner, who had a palatial dwelling in the small town. All the old buildings, including water wheels, pig iron stores, workers' cottages, had been preserved and ...

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