Hotel Arkad

Ostermalmsgatan 25, Västerås, Västmanland, Swedish Lakeland, 72214, Sweden | Hotel
Prices starting from $118.00
 

Travel Blogs from Västerås

Thursday 8th May - SCHOOL

A travel blog entry by stu900

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This was a school day and I spent the day in our partner school in Jakobsberg. The Swedes are very fond of their coffee and a classy coffee machine in the staff room is a welcome friend.

Schools in Sweden are not too different from those in the UK but the different climate means that ...

Ikea and Swedish Meatballs... In Sweden

A travel blog entry by sarahs-trips

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... I walked in to a store, and when I walked out at 3:30 I was surprised to see that the sun had already set. Felt like I had spent hours in that store, I had to actually check the time to make sure I hadn't missed my bus to the airport. At 5:30 it was pitch black, so I headed back to the train station to catch an earlier bus to the airport. Good thing I did as Katelyn's plane landed 40 minutes early.

We arrived in Vasteras, ...

Home Base

A travel blog entry by latte_lover

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... If you are going to use public transportation in Västerås, I would recommend stopping at Pressbyrån to pick up your ticket. This will be much cheaper then buying at the station, and depending on where you are going, it will be much cheaper then buying on the bus. Pressbyrån is also where you can buy postage stamps and mail packages. You will not find many post offices ...

On the River

A travel blog entry by latte_lover

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Eskilstuna is a great little city, but again not one that any tourist would have a need to stop at. It is beautiful, and old but does not really have anything that other Swedish towns do not. As we just learned in class, the main industry here is Volvo construction equipment. It is an old mill town, as it is on River Eskilstunaån, ...

Viking City

A travel blog entry by latte_lover

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... You forget you are in a city when walking on the paths. It also looks like a great place to spend time in the summer. I know there is a restaurant, but as I have a kitchen (and I am cheap) I have not been there. One think to note about Sweden, eating out is pricey. Usually places will have a lunch special which is quite reasonable. Groceries and normal living expenses are pretty similar to the states, depending on what you buy. I spend the ...

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This hotel, located on Ostermalmsgatan 25, Västerås, is near Engsö Castle.
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