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... we peeked into a workshop and found a v8 6.1 litre dodge challenger with 24 inch wheels and twin turbo - outrageous but great fun. Oh these crazy swedes Found a beautiful lake which led into the sea to relax by, trouble was it was 5 km on a gravel road. The boys enjoyed it so much we went off roading for about 20 km so we were riding in the forest on gravel roads. I now know why the swedes are so good at Rallying - all the roads apart from the main ones ...
Today was always going to be a long one with about 300 miles and a 3 and a half hour ferry crossing so we rose early 5 am actually and were ready to leave for 6 ish to head over to fredrickhavn to catch the ferry to Gutenberg (pronounced gothenberg) in sweden. At 6am in Denmark today it was 17 degrees and we were in full bike gear - it was going to be a hot day. We arrived just in time to get on the ferry with ...
Well, we slept OK on this old piece of road and no disturbances except for the light - it hardly went dark at all this far North. So light in fact we are up at 0430 and after a coffee en route by 0515 so now we feel we have been driving for ages, and of course we have. Not sure where we are heading today except towards Umea and we will try to find a nicer overnight stop when we are too tired to continue. Well, 1700 hours local time and we are in a ...
... out here!! Just like Martina who I am staying with (Frida organised through her connections and intimidation to get me wwoofing esq. work here). Martina runs a farm on this Island, Finnhamn. Martina's partner and two sons also live here. oh and a friend of theirs, a man who was very nice but very hipper active and would often on many occasions insist on taking photos of me. All with very good intentions and not totally creepy. Now I hate to be the one ...
... downtown gavle, Brent said there was a big fire in the late 1800s so most of the downtown was rebuilt after that. there is a small neighborhood that survived so we walked through there. really neat small houses and lots of bright colours. Also: the governer of Gavle is Tiger Woods' (ex??)wife's mom. i thought that was kind of funny.
A bit of shopping for a power converter thingie (the ones i had brought didnt work and the one i got is all-in-one so its better) and then ...