Travel Blogs from Vaasa
... 360° visibility. It transpired that until the mid 1990’s this was a coastguard station, hence the building with the panoramic views. Entering the harbour, there were no other substantial boats around and there was a chap on the shore, who told us it would be OK to come alongside the pontoon, rather than use the stern buoy method. He kindly helped us with our lines and once done, we started chatting. Juha was here for a few weeks on a voluntary basis. There were a few rooms ...
I took the train to Vaasa to visit some friends. The country side is beautiful at first it reminded me a little bit of manitoba. Although the trees are different, there are lots of birch trees. The closer you get to the cost the land becomes a mesh of rocks and mossy soil. All the houses are painted red, the colour came from a by-product from the mining industry that they mixed with oil to preserve the wood. It was nice to have a break from the ...
... covered seating area for 2 or maybe 3 people just outside the door. Inside there was a dressing area and beyond that, the sauna. Doug, who married the Finnish girl, said that when he did sauna with his in-laws for the first time he had his swim suit on. His father-in-law pointed to a nail and said to put his suit there and never use it again in the sauna. So, the 3 of us were in the buff sitting on the nice wood bench. The sauna ...
... is not my favorite name but if they continue to sing as they are I
won’t care what their name is.
When the show/dance
was over the Con-Men quartet started looking for someone to sing our songs to. Drew cornered a nice looking blonde from the
Dutch group but she was hurrying to another engagement and couldn’t stop. We decided to go down in the stairway where
we could catch some unsuspecting souls leaving the ...
... br> and the music was classic ballroom dancing tunes. I took a video of a young couple who jumped
up on the stage with the band to avoid the crowd. Real Time announced to the crowd that this
was their very last performance as Real Time, as 2 members of the quartet had
changed and they are now known as Via Voice.
It is not my favorite name but if they continue to sing as they are I
won’t care what their name ...
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