Good Morning Hotel Borlange
Travel Blogs from Borlange
... listening to Bob Dylan. It was my perfect trip. One night we all sat around and sang ABBA songs because they were from Sweden. The studio allowed a break from school but not from printing which allowed me to really push myself out of my comfort zone. One day there was an old man in the studio, that seemed to be one of their regular working artists, and he had the most amazing woodcut prints. I got the pleasure of talking to him about ...
The friends that I had planned to stay with in Stockholm were away for the weekend and so had to find a place to spend a couple of days between Oslo and Stockholm. Had planned to have reached them already but hadn't anticipated the breakdown obviously.
Said goodbye to Norway, quite relieved that the car had made it out of the country alive (at least Sweden would be significantly cheaper if ...
... Niklas swoops in with a dance to separate me. He was keeping an eye on me as 'I'm one of the group now'.. So sweet!
The 'shortcut' through the woods definitely had us more soaked than planned. They were so organised with drunk food ready to heat up before we drove home at 3am (sun still up).
The mission for everyone turned into one to find me a date so that I can stay in Sweden, if not, everyone told me that I must return to the ...
... technically once in a lifetime experience I agreed to go swimming in the lake just before midnight (pre and post sauna was required)!!.. The video footage says it all, it was pretty cold!!
Some more wine later and we decided that we needed to find the source of some music, a party, and to find me a Swedish man to keep me here in Sweden ;) A few middle aged men drinking, we kept walking past and went to bed..
... his grandma, twin brother Niklas and gf
Lisa, sister Ida and bf Jon (not pronounced so easily in Swedish for an
English speaker). It was soo nice to have a family meal, BBQ, delicious
salads and of course wine ;)
They are thankfully all fluent in English due to travel and international
television etc, the mother could understand and speak it though I think
she lacked confidence to do so.
Much of the conversation was ...
Other places to stay in Borlange
Stationsgatan 21-23, Borlange | 4 star hotelfrom $136
Jussi Bjorlinge Vag 25, Borlange | 3 star hotelfrom $150
Stationsgatan 1-3, Borlange | 4 star hotelfrom $116
Tunagatan 1, Borlange | Hotelfrom $142
Magoula, Eretria | 3 star hotelfrom $114
Ritargatan 4, Borlange | 3 star hotelfrom $132