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- Continental Breakfast
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- High-speed internet in room
- Free High-Speed Internet
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Thoughts on Stockholm: a beautiful waterfront capital, like St. Petersburg and Amsterdam with its many waterways an intricate part of the city. Many cafes spilling out onto wide sidewalks, seemingly in constant use by the citizens, not just tourists. Men have the most 'feminine' style and manner that I've seen so far, well dressed in slim trousers …
Today was not our best day. City bikes failed us, either the bikes were faulty (which you don't discover until you've ridden a bit) or there were no bikes at a station or no place to return a bike at a station. Then we got caught in the Swedish Triathlon happening in the Gamla Stan (old town) and couldn't get around. We did see the Town Hall, which …
Arrival through the archipelago that surrounds Stockholm was truly amazing. We were constantly jumping up to take another photo of the fortress, the buildings and car ferries on the islands that were 50 feet from our ship, at times. Doesn't sound much different from the Gulf Islands ferry cruise, does it? Once again it reminds me of how special a …
... few though actually, who you meet and you just know from the beginning that they are good people. And I don't mean your average good, I mean at the very soul of their being and everything about them is good. Emanuel, in my opinion, is one of those people. His kindness and generosity extends far beyond that which is expected, and certainly beyond that which is normal in today's kind of narcissistic world. He has a beautiful sense of humor with ...
... I head to Vasamuseet. After it's maiden voyage of 1300 m in calm weather, the royal warship Vasa capsized in Stockholm's harbor in 1628. It was supposed to be the pride of the Navy. Not until 1956 that a researcher rediscovered it and restoration efforts began. It's the largest boat ever restored & was spectacular! So happy I chose Vasa over Abba. ;) On the way to the ferry, I stop to call the girls. In our last call, I mentioned I'd call them today. I don't have ...