Connect Hotel City
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- Continental Breakfast
- Wheelchair accessibility
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- Pets allowed
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... listened to an impromptu concert on the old town square. We need to be back on the ship by 6PM to get ready for dinner and receive our embarkation briefing from the ship’s purser. It seems that since we are leaving the European Union and headed for Russia, we need to have our passports inspected and stamped by Swedish immigration tomorrow when we return from our sightseeing. One little catch though, once we are processed out of Sweden, we cannot get back off the ...
... discovered that one of them actually included a free boat ride to the city centre and a free ride on the hop on hop off bus for the return to the ship at the end of the day, if you bought their boat cruise ticket. And that was considerably less expensive than the bus tour or a taxi, so that’s what we did. What a deal!
It was a pleasant 20 minute ride to the first hop on hop off boat stop, the Vasa Museum. Coincidentally, that was also ...
... Medicine. You haven't heard that book properly until you've heard it with special voices for Grandma and George and his parents, even the chicken! I even have a cookbook of Roald Dahl's. Anyway, I'm off topic. The stage show was excellent. It was very different to the movie, and after a slow start really got us hooked. My favourite part was when the Trunchbull hammer threw one of the kids over the audience - not bad special effects. My second show for the ...
... outside the central city. Now the palace is used as the official place for dignataries on state visits to come and stay for typically 3 days. It's cool to walk through a place that is still very functional and also incredibly historical - interesting mixing of old and new all around. One of my favorite stories from this place was about the special Silver Throne. Given to a young Swedish queen in the 1600s, it is a beautiful wooden ...
... followed by Rickety Kate.
Thursday is a beautiful day, so after breakfast we take a walk through forest, along the coast.
Swimming in the gorgeous Baltic Sea is invigorating, but lovely, with the sea being only slightly salty. Fish for lunch on the verandah, and then we take a blueberrypicking expedition and swim.
Its sunny and about 25, but the sun is not directly overhead, so it feels like a looong ...