Clarion Hotel Grand Ostersund
Travel Blogs from Ístersund
Drove from Trangsviken to Ostersund. Went to Jamtli Historieland open air museum. Dodged the rain to see goat and cow cheese and milk prepared, bought fresh flat bread (not as good as yesterday's) and heard a lot of the local history from "actors" in authentic dress. Finally decided to go inside when it hailed!!
... the Moose Garden, a commercial site for breeding moose for educational purposes. We had our own private tour. Stroked the 4 moose calves, then INTO the enclosure with the 3 cows and 3 bull moose, all tame enough to be stroked and patted, while we learnt so much about the whole breeding and rearing process. Very bonding experience for all, especially Julia, who would have taken one home, I am sure.
Via the shops to the ...
... Storsjon. We saw fresh snow on the mountains towards Norway! (This is midsummer!)
Then we travelled to Trangsviken, to be welcomed by Rob and Rob's camping friends from Hungary last year, Julia and Eskil Pihl. Camped in their yard, in a small village Trangsviken, not far from the lake. Wonderful dinner on ...
... way to an Irish pub and drank beer until the time came to make our way to the train station for our over night train to Ostersund.
We had no trouble finding our train and went straight to sleep in our tiny sleeper cabin destined to see Anna tomorrow morning!
The wake up call came through on the PA in the train and we got up and organised our things for a quick duck off the train. The train slowly made its way into the station and we piled off ...
So I had some period mishaps on the way to Ostersund on two out of three pants. I dont care if you think that.s gross. it.s what happened suck it up.
Klara found a place that would wash my clothes by the kilogram. So that.s what I did. The only catch was it wouldn.t be done until tomorrow. I took my clothes down there but Petter apparently couldnt find an extra key so we had to leave for the whole day. ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services