Mr Chip Hotel
Travel Blogs from Kista
... traffic and stop lights. Chelsea had a pretty hard time keeping pace with everybody but it worked out great; I could hit it hard at the front while Brittany had an excuse to take it easy and keep Chelsea company. I have a whole new appreciation for bike tours and would definitely be up for doing it again. So many people get around on bikes as it is that you never feel out of place and we covered way more ground than we would've on foot. The guide taught us so much about ...
... are all linked by bridges, walk-ways and motorways. The Royal Palace and the 13th C Riddar Holmen Church - burial site for all Swedish Kings and Queens (similar to Roskilde) were two of the main sites we visited. A long and winding walk through alleys and little shopping streets to our Hotel at the southern tip of Gamla Stan. Gamla Stan is the world's best preserved Medieval city ...
We are doing the thing that we came to Sweden for, my goalie camp. When we got there I wasn't sure how much I would be speaking because I didn't know whether the other kids would be speaking English. It turned out that they spoke English very well, so I could talk as much as I wanted to.
It was hard getting used to the hockey spirit again because I haven't been on the ice for a while.
Most of the kids were staying at ...
... Victor and his wife Clara met us to take us to their apartment! It certainly gives your arrival that VIP status when someone is waiting for you at the other side. Plus, taxis are apparently quite expensive and our hotel did not allow early check-in until several hours later. Victor was still very recognizable from the last time he visited the States several years ago. It was our first time to meet Clara though, and let me say it was quite a pleasure as we easily found conversation ...
... be our guide) into the forest, where we were shown the types of mushroom we were looking for (in general it was the ones that our hosts mother knew to be OK from her years of experience). Mushrooms tend to like damp places so we were mostly hunting at the bases of trees, around rocks and any cool well shaded areas. My rule of thumb on this expedition was pick what i was told to pick and if it was a 'no' but i still liked the look of it then ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed