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... the train. This exemplary group utters nary a complaint, and we soldier on.
Approaching Karlstad we are informed by the driver that we are to continue on another 100 kilometers to another city. By this time the level of hunger has reached crisis proportions. During a brief stop at Karlstad I race in and purchase granola bars for everybody.
Our original arrival time in Stockholm was supposed to ...
... Onto the public system and we made it out there with plenty of time to spare
We are on the lowest level of boat and the room is small but it's OK. The water was flat calm the entire way, 14 hours I think so it was a good trip. Tea was a buffet which gave us a chance to try a few Scandinavian treats.
Off the boat it was onto the Helsinki public transport system. But that's tomorrows story.
... and amazing in detail. The exhibit included photos of monkeys, children, bears and horses. All the photos were quite thought provoking. Here's a bit of the info about her and her work for the museum website:
"The exhibition presents portraits of monkeys, apes, grizzly bears and a polar bear all of which are animal actors. So like the portraits Jill Greenberg has been assigned, she captured them with the same ...
... of the Vasa & its symbolism.
The sailing ship- How did they sail a ship like Vasa? On sails, rigging & navigation in the 17th century. Computer terminals.
Life on board- Climb into a full-scale model of upper gun deck. Inspect original objects found on board.
Battle- About naval warfare in the 17th century.
Model of Vasa.
... of the museum and all around it are exhibits with artefacts from the ship. There are four floors in the museum, from which you can get different views of the ship. The whole thing was incredible, I would definitely recommend going if you're even in Stockholm.
The following day, Kristoffer and I got to take trains through the city. We sort of just hopped on a train, then got off and wandered for a couple of hours, and hopped back on a train. It was a great day ...