Clarion Collection Tapto
Travel Blogs from Stockholm
We spent 2 days in Stockholm, a large and very elegant city.
Tomorrow (Saturday) we will take the train to Copenhagen (our final day in Europe).
Here are a few photos from Stockholm.
On Saturday, we will take the train from Stockholm back to Copenhagen.
In Copenhagen we will stay one night, then fly back to Toronto.
Trivia! Heated car seats in the Volvo.(it is only 5 degrees today) Heated hand rails in the railway station. Children ice skating outdoors in the centre of the city. Being asked on the bus "How old are you?" , then being given pensioner tickets without showing I.D. Paying $2 a time to use super clean unisex toilets. Travelling on the airport train at 200 km/hour. New Volvos in a car yard with individual , tailored "coats" to keep the snow off the new paintwork. Huge ...
... Dala horses for my mother and me, and some lead crystal (apparently you do not want to hand carry this on the airplane because it sends security into a dither). I did want to find a Starbucks to add some city mugs to my collection, but there is only ONE Starbucks in Stockholm right now and it is at the airport...in a completely different terminal than BA flys from. Oh well, I guess that is what E bay is for!
Now back to Guildford in the UK! See you soon!
I am now back in Geneva after contracting a severe cold which was not fun on the 2hr 40 minute ...