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... then again some houses... nothing like the huge mass of concrete of cities from United States or Mexico.... anyway, may be airport is far away from the actual city.
Asked for my passport, visa, and I'm ready to go, as fast that :)
May be one of my deepest reliefs when I saw my luggage.
NOW WHAT?!! everything is in Swedish! what happened to the universal English?! well, after walking around and ask several people I get to ...
... bouquet. The rush hour crowd did a second take as they saw us walking by.
We were married by Leif Thorsson. He's a retired High Court Judge (Swedish Supreme Court) who is authorized to perform civil ceremonies. He enjoys this way of meeting new people on their special day. He's one of only a few who officiates at private venues.We were delighted to meet him and honored that he married us.
After our wedding we enjoyed ...
... to the airport.
We went collecting caches & came across a town hall flying the Swedish & Aussie flags! Still haven't worked out why but thought it was pretty awesome!
The Skavsta airport at Nykoping has a military museum right next to the landing strips so we parked there to watch the plane land. The museum was closed but there was ...
... booked before the guided tour. Bought tickets for the 1355 session and headed off to the Vassa museum walking back to the main shopping area and catching a #7 tram. There was a 25 minute queue to get in, which was spent chatting to adjacent travellers from the US and Canada. Entry was SK130 - no senior dicount. The Vasa is the restored remains of a warship which sank on its maiden voyage in Stockholm harbour where it lay for 3 centuries befor ...
... for our surroundings and the public transport system.
Walking from the port, we followed the hordes of tourists towards the city. It was some distance, over an hour to the city. We walked along the canals. Passing the Nordiska Museet, we walked along the Strandvagen by the water towards the city centre.
We were overwhelmed and amazed by the enormity of the city. Size wise, it feels as big and busy as London. The streets are wide, ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility