Scandic Ostersund Syd
Travel Blogs from Ístersund
... in to the museum - Sami, Viking, and more recent history. Highlight was the Overhogdal Viking tapestry, (800-1100 AD) thought to pre-date the Bayeux tapestry. Beautiful. Wish we had had a second day to absorb all of the museum exhibits.
Home to an Aussie Bar BQ arranged by Rob and Rob, but including moose steak. ...
So much fitted into one day, thanks to our great hosts. First went to see Stone Age rock carvings in the river rocks at Glosa. Then to a farm where the ladies were making traditional flat bread - delicious. Stopped at a lookout to admire Swedish mountain cows - looked like reverse Fresians, white and black, not black and white!
Then onto Ostersund for quick picnic on the lake shore on the island of Froson, before we ...
Left Orsa and set off up north. Travelled across country, dodging intermittent torrential rain, lunch at Svenstavik. Arrived at the site of a cave, after a 200 metre steep uphill climb. The brave of the group descended into the Hoverbergsgrotan cave, lit up with coloured lights. Around the hill then on to the lookout ...
... around on the snowy platform with our bags. The next thing we knew was Anna showing up and offering to carry our bags! It was great to see her again and I was pretty happy I didn’t have to carry all the bags across the slippery ground!
We drove to her parents place and sat around having breakfast and a great catch up, before getting dressed in our winter woolies once more and heading out in the crisp morning to walk the dog!
On our return we met Anna parents, a ...
... I forget my pads so I walked around in fear of another mishap on my one last remaining pair of pants. Joy.
There is a beautiful lake and a rune on the other side of the lake so I went to check that out. Then I went downtown to find a pawn shop to buy another camera from. I talked him down to 300 kronor from 400. Go me. Later we had dinner at Petter and Klara.s and then met their friend Caroline.
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TravelPod Member ReviewsScandic Ostersund Syd Ístersund
Les habitacions són molt grans per ser un hotel del tipus "funcional", i estan molt ben equipades. L'hotel té botiga i bar.
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