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... they provide! I met a fun group of people from India….they found it VERY cold. It was -7 degrees Celsius inside. Ya think!?!?
The Ice Hotel also operates in Sweden in winter, but way up north – not in Stockholm.
I was just getting prepared for what is inevitable back home….winter! But the best part….when I came outside of the IceBar it actually felt ...
... have come to visit and say hello but as I walked into the living room – Surprise! Mattias had organized a surprise party with all his family and friends to welcome me to Sweden! It was beautiful, there were balloons and party hats, some traditional Swedish snacks, and gifts also. It was amazing. Our friends then joined us out for dinner and drinks, a wonderful welcome to Stockholm.
The next week we spent holidaying, first visiting ...
... the marina and visited a museum that contained a royal barge and some lovely old wooden boats. Further round there was a couple of boats to have a look aboard. One was a lighthouse boat. It would anchor near dangerous places to warn other ships of the dangers. It also had cannons on board to warn any ships that were too close. The other boat was an icebreaker built in 1915. It was used to keep the shipping channels clear and to rescue boats caught by the ice.
Also missing was any mention of Eurovision other than Abba. Sweden is one the most successful countries with five wins including their first win with Abba in 1974. They then went on to win again in 2015 after my visit to total six wins now (1974, 1984, 1991, 1999, 2012, 2015) and consistently finish in the top ten ...
... the fridge overnight instead of just chilling in the freezer for 15 minutes. We ate too many cookies "checking" to see if they turned out alright, haha, but thankfully, we made enough to fill up two glass jars! We then headed over to his brother Michael's place. They said they were going to scoop us up from the bus station at 2, so we had to head out a little after 1 to get there! Bus, subway, bus. Then the four of us were off! We drove on ...