Scandic Julia Turku
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... as bowls of jello are very unlikely to complain.
The tradition is to sit naked while pouring ladels of water over the heated rocks. I'm sure you're all familiar with a sauna but there is somewhat of a ritual to a traditional one: sit, ladle, sweat, cool off in the other room, repeat a couple times, pour cold water on you, repeat, sit in a cold tub, repeat again until you
hallucinate. He said it's 25 ...
... into the supermarket across the street for some picnic fare, and then walked up to what Google Maps showed was supposed to be a nice park by the riverbank. Well, Google Maps lied; what we found when we got there was actually a parking lot, some industrial-looking buildings, and a few farmer's fields behind lots of overgrown brush. Alex tried to find a way around to see if there was a park elsewhere, ...
Colin and I were booked on the Viking Grace that evening, a ~12 hour cruise that sails through the Archipelago out of Finland and to Stockholm. Pekka and Anneli drove us to the dock in Turku and we said our goodbyes (which included multiple hugs and pictures). We finally boarded the ship and found our cabin (surprisingly large) and then headed straight to the champagne lounge. Neither of us were hungry after Anneli's dinner, so we enjoyed a few drinks while ...
... I met up with Nick and we made our way to the Aboa Vetus (Old Turku) Museum. This facility is below street-level and showcases the city's medieval streets. Ongoing excavations have unearthed thousands of interesting artefacts and some of the old undergound streets are preserved intact. It was time for lunch so we picked a random underground cafe. Our arbitrary selection proved successful as the buffet of pork medallions, chicken, potatoes, and grilled vegetables was ...
... with my trusty Canon 600D and 80Gb of memory card capacity. Click, click.
Oh, and then there's the whole teachers' summer school thing going on - so I will actually be studying and working, too. Not just taking photo walks and vegetating by the pools and/or bar...
So. Bag's packed, I've checked myself in on the flight, I'm almost ready to go. See you around.