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... Oslo was Fredrikstad, one of the 3 cities in Norway surrounded by fortifications. There is no way when you are there that you would realise the fortress has diamond shaped points that make an interesting shape from above. Which we could not see (as in the borrowed image I have included). Interesting ...
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.
... ventured to the Systembolaget, which is the Swedish version of the liquor store, the only place to sell hard alcohol (you could buy most beers and ciders in the grocery store). We went back to our KBAB housing and met up to drink in the evening.
The following week, classes began, and I only has class for 3 hours on Wednesday and 2 hours on Thursday. This left plenty of time during the rest of the week to travel to ...
... and it was very spacious with amazing views of the snow covered forest right outside of my window. Each building was two or three levels, consisting of 8-12 rooms per floor. Each room had an ensuite bathroom, and each floor shared a kitchen, living, and dining space.
After spending a few hours unpacking and seeing each others rooms, Molly and I left to buy bedding and other supplies at IKEA, which consisted of taking the bus from our ...