Travel Blogs from Stockholm
Lazy morning - slept in til 9 a.m. and hit the road around 11 for the Husqvarna Museum tour. A short drive there and we had a great time walking thru the building .... we saw many many bikes, sewing machines, guns, kitchen appliances, robot lawn-mowers, wow. We didn't know they manufactured so many different things!! Excellent tour.
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Remember us ? We have decided to take a much safer family vacation this year...from the world's hot spot of Israel to the land of peace, harmony, midnight sun and strange fish product...Sweden ! A Russian studies conference for Kate provides the pretext, and so off we are. The kids prepared with several viewings of "How to …
Just before the new year Lars' brother Simon called us to ask if we'd like to attend a holiday concert at the beautiful Högalidskyrkan. The church is very near our apartment, in fact it is a visual landmark at the western end of Södermalm. We walked with Simon and Ulla the few short blocks in the darkening evening. It was was cool and crisp, no snow on the ground, but still the spirt of holidays in ...
... took £27 more than I'd allocated. It was only when I headed east into Slovenia that the involuntary over-spending stopped. On the two jaunts through eastern Europe I made some good gains, while the first swing back across west through Germany and into the Netherlands landed more losses. All along though, I knew that as far as budget was concerned, Scandinavia was going to be a disaster. Finland wasn't too bad but even with minimal spending and a bus that cost way less than ...
... see us and we walked down to the Old Town to a restaurant called La Rouge. This proved to be an excellent choice. It was in a cellar with vaulted ceilings covered in paintings. We chose the fixed menu which was a reasonable price for Stockholm standards. For starters we had a seafood salad packed with crayfish, crab, scallops and shrimp. Delicious. Then a Beef dish which contained some of the most tender beef I have ever tasted. It was pink and soft and topped with ...
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