BEST WESTERN Nya Star Hotel
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... was also pizza with Simon and Robin, and shopping in Vasteras with Linn and Elin. Good times all around and the week flew by... soon we were in the car on the way back to the airport and I'd barely had a chance to see if my Swedish lessons had been any help ;)
Thank you to all the Linder family and friends for a wonderful Christmas holiday!
... concert, because of the great acoustics.
Two kings visited the mine while it was still in production. The first was Oscar II and the second was Gustaf V. King Oscar got to try the method that the miners used to go down the mine shafts before elevators were installed. The men used a giant bucket and used long poles to pull themselves in to the right shafts off to the side of the main tunnel down. Oscars was apparently very afraid of being in ...
... br> Also, one of the byproducts of the mine is a red mineral that was used in paint. still is used in paint, and the famous "Falun red" is the colour of most of the heritage buildings in Sweden - the oh so recognizable swedish red houses. (and the Finnish ones too perhaps?). Further reading: http://www.kopparberget.com/en/Falu-Gru va/
Bowling, BBQ's and breakfasts have filled the days so far, and last night a nice hot sauna. Pictures to follow shortly...
... in a barrel of very hot water. So after that very pleasant interlude its back to dancing, dinner, sleep (I sleep in and miss saying goodbye to my friends, who are flying back to Switzerland that morning), then dancing until the Maratona finishes at 6pm Sunday. In all, out of the 44 hours of the Maratona, I danced 26 hours. I spend the next few days very pleasantly at the home of Janne and Elisabet in Sala nearby. They have a lovely, large timber home and I stay ...
Jessi's wedding! Before we got to the church we had to buy kris new shoes as he only brought his trainers and they would not really go with he suit! The wedding was great and Jessi looked beautiful. Learned some Swedish traditions, for example if the bride goes to the bathroom all the girls can run and kiss the groom and the other way ...