Globens Vandrarhem Hostel
Travel Blogs from Stockholm
... venture out for an evening meal and the streets were deserted where they had been full to capacity before the rain.
We headed out this morning after packing our cases ready to leave, for some more sightseeing. We came across a beautiful old church nearby that Aunty Sue had previously been interested in taking a photo of, because of its beautiful lacey steeple. Uncle Mick wandered over to the front to read an inscription on a board ...
... While Jean was in the restroom, I emailed via Facebook, happy birthday wishes from Jean & I to Samantha. After dinner I bought a pin at the "shop." We walked back to our hotel (only about 1.2 miles). As we relaxed and watched TV, Jean called our guide, Vivian to find out what time we needed to meet for the meeting before dinner. It wasn't until 6:00 that we had to meet in the lobby, so we have practically a whole day to ourselves in Stockholm before the tour ...
... to sit in the open area at the back where there were more seats but thankfully under cover. This would hopefully allow us to take better happy snaps than through the glass.
Our waterways cruise was great. We saw much more of the city than we possibly could have done otherwise. We passed many beautiful and old apartments, palaces and buildings, statues, boats etc. We saw several kayakers out and about too.
We discovered that there were some ...
... drops you off at the central station, and from there you have several options. I took the long way, and ended up stopping into a hotel to ask for directions but was eventually put in the right direction of the River. Hotels are a great place to A) get directions B) use a bathroom. Depending on where you are coming from, one of the bridges across the river gives you the opportunity to walk under the Parliament Archway, and in between the two buildings. The ...
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