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... And it seems a bit strange to see someone of her years to be as adept and almost as glued to her iPad as Froya is to her phone....
I always feel quite awkward when I'm here with friends and family because everyone tries so hard to speak English just for me, and I always feel as if I'm being such an imposition on them.
It's also hard work sometimes because they begin by speaking English, so I can understand, and then halfway through the ...
Arrived in Gothenburg after a 6 hour long train ride, found our hotel and had dinner at their Italian restaurant InContro... Very tasty! Gothia cup (the world's largest youth football competition) was on at the time of our visit so our hotel was packed with 13-15 year old boys from all over the world... Zoe was in heaven *haha*
Friday was amusement park day... Gav and Zoe spent the ...
... mechanical oddities which are the only form of motorised transport allowed, until we reached the end of the island after about 25 minutes. There we had our food, looked at the scenery, then went back to the ferry. The sun came out early on and we almost got close to pink (in a pale sort of way).Had it been the Australian sun we'd be hospitalised for a week.
Dinner tonight with some of Peta's friends and off to Ikea tomorrow....excited about ...
... with Erik and Gustav at Stefan's kitchen. It was nothing else but a beer drinking and chatting time before going out for a pool game, but not for me. As I have already mentioned - Erik was saying all the time that after Norway we go straight home. But for me Sweden wasn't a home yet. Well, not during this evening. It was so cosy and comfortable for me, that for a second (or a bit more) I felt like being home, really.
PICNIC ON THE WESTCOAST
At my ...
... After a lovely walk on the pretty island, we retreat back to the warm car and drive to the end of the island (or beginning of another I can’t quite remember). The sights are beautiful and snapping out of the car window I capture the beautiful scenery. Never has the cold looked so beautiful.
The day of the Gothenburg city tour is f,f,freezing. I dress for the school run ready for combat, thermal vest, 2 layers, massive furry coat and scarf wrapped around my face like ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center