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Signalistgatan 1, Västerås, Västmanland, Swedish Lakeland, 72131, Sweden | Hotel
 

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Thursday 8th May - SCHOOL

A travel blog entry by stu900

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This was a school day and I spent the day in our partner school in Jakobsberg. The Swedes are very fond of their coffee and a classy coffee machine in the staff room is a welcome friend.

Schools in Sweden are not too different from those in the UK but the different climate means that ...

Ikea and Swedish Meatballs... In Sweden

A travel blog entry by sarahs-trips

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... in Swedish. It looked exactly the same inside, but the prices again took me for a shock, with things priced up to 25 000 krona! We had lunch in the Ikea cafeteria, none other than a nice plate of Swedish meatballs, yum!

That afternoon, back in town, we walked along the river to the Outdoor Museum. The museum was a replica of what the town looked like in the past, complete with chickens, goats and the iconic red wood Swedish ...

Home Base

A travel blog entry by latte_lover

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... cream. It is really good, but a tad sweet. Cinnamon buns are also very popular, but do not expect giant sized ones They are smaller, and usually have sugar granules on top. There are amazing chocolate covered cookies, that are also filled with a cardamom paste. Chokladbollar is a Swedish chocolate ball, with coconut. In the city my favorite bakery to date is Brynolf Bagare. ...

On the River

A travel blog entry by latte_lover

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Eskilstuna is a great little city, but again not one that any tourist would have a need to stop at. It is beautiful, and old but does not really have anything that other Swedish towns do not. As we just learned in class, the main industry here is Volvo construction equipment. It is an old mill town, as it is on River Eskilstunaån, ...

Viking City

A travel blog entry by latte_lover

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... Fika are Chicco di Caffe and Kalle På Spången. I have it on good authority that Kalle is the best place in the city to get hot chocolate.
The city is one of the oldest in Sweden, dating back to the Viking era. The Old City, where the Västerås domkyrka (cathedral) is located. This is my favorite part of the city, and is where you can see the typical small red houses. It is right on the River, which is beautiful with the snow. One thing I ...

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