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So I had some period mishaps on the way to Ostersund on two out of three pants. I dont care if you think that.s gross. it.s what happened suck it up.
Klara found a place that would wash my clothes by the kilogram. So that.s what I did. The only catch was it wouldn.t be done until tomorrow. I took my clothes down there but Petter apparently couldnt find an extra key so we had to leave for the whole day. ...
... on a train eventually.
Petter and Klara met us at the station and made some sandwiches for us. Then we slpet on their pull out sofa. The best couch of the whole trip.
Petter and Klara are missionaries finishing up their studies in nursing and scial work. They have just come nack from working in Brazil.
På vei oppover til Finnmark stopper jeg alltid i Østersund og overnatter på Clarion Grand. Det som før var SAS-hotell.
Østersund torg har endret seg mye siden sist besøk og det har blitt en veldig fin stor plass midt i byen.
English short version:
On my way to Finnmark I'm always checking in at Clarion Hotel Grand in Østersund
The center of the city has been refurbished and looks quite nice.
Started: Trondheim, Norway
Ended: Ostersund, Sweden
Distance Travelled: 256km, nothing by ferry and no tunnels (at least on the Swedish side of the border)
Word association time: Sweden…. What did you come up with? Ikea? Abba? Volvo? All fair answers, and all with one thing in common – they're safe, a bit bland, extremely functional. You can’t fault them, but you ...
... we broke had been fixed with no mention of it from the owners, I'm wondering if this is a faily common occurance as it still didn't seem to sturdy. We then watched 'So You Think You Can Dance' before retiring hurt to bed. Weather report - still ...