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... was a quiet feeling to the town, peacefulness, like when the snow fell the whole town went into hibernation. The buildings were so minimalistic and simple but still felt so warm and welcoming. The only colors they were allowed to paint their houses were a deep red or a yellow, with the windows having white trim. There would be an occasional green or blue door. It felt like Christmas more than it had anywhere in Europe. I fell in love with ...
... to need to have any more work done on it. Looked towards Sweden hoping for some slightly better luck.
Lake Siljan was a bit out of the way but was well worth the trip and made for a relaxing weekend, camping, swimming and kayaking. Avoided the temptation to spend a day at the water park, but drove around the gorgeous villages around the lake, populated with typical bright red ...
... seem to be red here. We learned that our version of the dream for a house with a white picket fence here is a red house and a potato field. Warren joked that 'you can have a blue house here as long as it is red'. We also took a nice walk in the woods. The forest floor is a carpet of lingonberry bushes. And blueberries. And mosquitos. We were also introduced to the local cinnamon roll which is full of cardamom. Delicious and addictive. I think I might need one a day. Or ...
... group of people whom are old friends together, something I really miss in London. Though these experiences and spending time with old friends like Andrea make me realise I really cannot leave Europe yet!!
After some serious gourmet barbecuing, think asparagus wrapped in bacon, everyone enjoyed
wine leading to more and more singing! The boys led the way with the guitars! My idea of conservative Swedes were totally ruined by sex themed ...
... technically once in a lifetime experience I agreed to go swimming in the lake just before midnight (pre and post sauna was required)!!.. The video footage says it all, it was pretty cold!!
Some more wine later and we decided that we needed to find the source of some music, a party, and to find me a Swedish man to keep me here in Sweden ;) A few middle aged men drinking, we kept walking past and went to bed..