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... when I stirred for a while and it is still light now at 9.30pm. We are a fair way north, 60 degrees in latitude, so the days lengthen quickly, even in mid spring.
It's a bit of a challenge sometimes to change cities and head out in the morning to try to find how to go anywhere, but we had decided to go to the Norwegian Folk Museum by ferry, so set out and walked downhill through the city to the dock area. We did ...
... up, filled ourselves full of lovely hotel breakfast and moved on again. This time destination Gothenburg. The weather was nice again, we'd now had sunny weather for a whole week and boy does it make a difference. It was only about a fifty mile drive today so we dropped the top for the first time and took the back roads. We arrived and had a look around the city, we'd spent a couple of days here a few years ago and hadn't been that impressed and not a lot had changed. We still ...
... us up. We were kind of curious to try the reindeer, just because it sounded interesting, but finally opted for something we were pretty sure we would like. The restaurant was so cute and cozy, with a roaring fireplace and a beautiful view of the city. The food was pretty good, although the peas and potatoes could have been cooked a bit longer. We were happy to say we had tasted some of the traditional food, however. We took the metro back, and had ...
... guide also recommended a nice restaurant in the old part of the city for lunch and it was great. Had the traditional Swedish meatballs. They are very proud of IKEA over here and even have free public transport to it from the city. We didn't get there but it sounded very much the same as at home. The first shop that we found in the city was Orrefors glass. I love nice glass and had a very enjoyable browse. Rob was amused by a golf putter made from Orrefors glass. ...
... to try Swedish Meatballs again, even though as Mum pointed out I didn't like them in the past. The hostel had a sign up suggesting I buy a particular brand of meatballs from the supermarket with a particular mushroom sauce and some potatoes for mash, so I trundled off to the shop. The only problem was that the smallest packet of meatballs I could get was 250g, way too much for one meal. I did however find a frozen meal of meatballs, veggies and mashed ...