Bangaardsgatan 24, Uppsala, Uppland, Swedish Lakeland, 751 44, Sweden | 3 star hotel
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Travel Blogs from Uppsala

Surströmming: Eating a Biohazard

A travel blog entry by jaclyn.brian


The first week of June, we had our first (and only—shame on you, people!) visitors from the US come to Sweden: my brother Curtis and his wife Christine. We wanted to get as much of the Swedish experience packed into their week as possible, and this of course included food.

That fish is a vital part of the Swedish diet is probably no surprise. In fact, I bet if I were to ask you to name the first thing that comes to mind when I say "Swedish," ...

Uppsala and the big surprise

A travel blog entry by rdavey


... great days with Owen while the kids have been out making the best of some quiet time together. On Saturday the kids have organised a BBQ with all there friends and we have been working to get everything ready. We have also been invited to attend a ceremony where one of the kids friends who we met last time we were here receives her doctorate in radiology. That's at midday so we will only have 2 hours left to get the final bits of the Party organized. When we ...

Settling into Our New Scandinavian Home

A travel blog entry by jaclyn.brian


... began dropping very quickly (although it's stabilized back at fall-ish temperatures for the moment). Also, I had no idea how much closer the sun would be up here. Going outdoors at midday is essentially a standoff between my eyes and our planet's closest star, and one that my eyes always lose. The sun feels like that angry one from Super Mario Bros. 3.

Still, within 24 hours, I had already located an amazing bar teeming with imports (and learned of ...

Skokloster Castle and Sigtuna

A travel blog entry by youngsineurope


... beautiful Baroque Castle, where we looked through the State Apartments. the rooms were almost completely furnished, complete with jewellery, crockery, weapons etc.

The corridors had marble tiled floors and painted wooden ceilings and wall panels. I particulary liked their early central heating in each room - much warmer than ...

The road to Runes

A travel blog entry by margogoes


... about life in Täby.

So as he recounted tales of days gone bye we left the "burbs" and walked into the forest and found Roslagsleden a beautiful walking trail that stretches from Norrtäije to Stockholm. This part of the trail edged along the lake. We enjoyed the smell of forest and the sounds of birds, it felt so far from the city even though we were just minutes away from millions of people.

Eventually we left the trail ...

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