Ibis Styles Karlstad City
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- Continental Breakfast
- High-speed internet in room
- Non-smoking rooms
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
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Travel Blogs from Karlstad
... of a series of sculptures themed on his wife Jaqueline. Apparently each of the 'wing' bits on the side weigh 8 tonnes so it would have been a feat to erect.
As we drove closer to the Norwegian border the lakeland started to be replaced by forest. And once we were in Norway that was what we ...
About 3 hours on the road today leaving Norway and into Sweden. Lots of very pretty lakes and farming on the rolling hills. Mainly dairy type farming and corn in this area. Karlstad is a pretty town but there are not a lot of historical things to visit. The church dates back to 1737. There are lots of pretty waterways and canals. Just before entering Karlstad we came upon an Ikea store. At least the food was reasonable priced there unlike most of the food in ...
... cooking pots and pans.
Strangely when we arrived it had stopped raining and was a quite nice, if cold, afternoon. So we went for a walk around the lake.
We came back and had a quick tea. The one thing we have found is that despite the temperature being quite cold overnight we haven't been cold at all. Thank goodness for good insulation.
The rain returned just on bed time.
... through to find a jungle on the other side. You had to climb on ropes and pegs along the wall without touching the "lake" that covered the floor. When all group members did this successfully, the door to level two unlocked. Level two consisted of the same task, but was harder, and the final challenge was climbing a fake tree that actually brought you up a level of the building to reach level three's door. If you got stuck on a level, there were instructions ...
Stockholm to Karlstad
We boarded the train to Karlstad for 10.00 at Stockholm's central station. The trains in Sweden are simply beautiful compared to what I have experienced at home, and they all run off of electric power, and have free wifi onboard. The train trip from Stockholm towards Karlstad was very scenic, as we passed through dozens of tunnels and past hundreds of lakes with cute red homes and cottages. Train travel in Sweden is quite ...