Grand Hotel Opera
Travel Blogs from Gothenburg
... inside time", so we checked into a hotel in the city. Problem with hotels though-no coin operated laundry for guests-only laundry services. We estimated our grotty, smelly cycling clothes were going to cost us over $300-one pair of underpants alone could be washed at the bargain price of $7 each!! A Google search for city Laundromats stated that they are very rare in Sweden as most people can afford their own washing machines. So on Tuesday I located the ...
... s canals.
From there we walked along the canal-side park to the old part of Gothenburg, Haga. This area has old timber buildings and cobblestone streets. Again, we were there before much of anything was open, but it is a quaint area.
Near Haga we walked up a very steep hill to the Skansen Kronen, a fort that was started in the late 1600s. The fort is an octagonal building of ...
... the packet. It's like smoking in lots of ways (tobacco, nicotine hit, number of snusses per day varies just like smoking) except there is no secondary smoking. People who snuss do not get lung cancer (at least, not from the snuss) but they can still have a higher rate of throat and mouth cancer. Health authorities are concern3d about it, but the argument is that snussers are only hurting ...
... to enpower it again... I was mad, Erik was super mad, but the maddest of us was the meat inside it. The smell that bumped into our noses when we first entered the flat was ... ehm...I can't even find any words to describe it. But it was fun cleaning it up. For me it was one of the moments when I felt myself as a part of the best team in the world. The team of me, Erik and Sven :)
If you apparently find yourself in GBG - take paddan as a city ...
... than it should have been, but it's been strange, too. It's a bit like we've been spending our time in a blonder version of our hometown, going to the beach, mini-golfing, shopping, hanging out around the house. Sweden certainly has its own culture, but the similarities it bears to beachy, suburban America are endless. Today, Eloise and ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center