Travel Blogs from Kista
... we wandered and wandered and wandered around the rooms and apartments. It was huge! I thought we were never going to make it out, but once we did we headed over to the noble prize museum, which has a brief explanation of each winner, videos and photos and a great photo exhibit of key events through out history that deserve our attention! We ended the evening on a dinner boat cruise around the city and surrounding islands, picture perfect! Tomorrow another day of ...
Today I made my annual visit to Migrationsverket to apply for a Swedish visitor extension. All US citizens can visit Europe for up to 90 days every 180 days.
The countries of Europe used to have a variety of visa policies but several years ago (sometime after the formation of the EU) they developed a policy and issued what is called a Schengen Visa. You may come and go within this 25 country area without passport ...
... world! They have managed to keep all the old areas completely free of modern buildings, so everywhere you look it's as if you had gone back in time. Appartments in these old areas command around 1,000,000 euros! So well done to the government for not spoiling it!
After the boat ride we farewelled Jill. Very sad but we're stoic, we'll move on and make the most of the rest of our holiday! ...... And then there were four!
The afternoon saw us walking to ...
... meet one of our hosts family members we accepted. The previous day our host had received a mysterious phone call asking our shoe sizes and at 9:15am another phone call came through to tell us to be ready in 15 mins, at 9:30 our hosts mum arrived with boots and socks in our sizes. and we headed off in the car to a local forest for the morning. Arriving at the forest car park around 15 mins later i put on boots and socks and we followed our hosts mum ...
... at the ship (made completely of wood) was a wow moment. As we stood looking our host had noticed on an information board that told us that the 20 minute movie about the ship building and restoration process was about to start, it was in english and sounded a lot like most English documentaries. Looking at the information board we saw that the guided tour was to start in 1hr however so as not to wait around we decided to look around ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Free parking