Travel Blogs from Stockholm
... of the bucket list. Unfortunately, with any bucket list, it simply keeps growing - today's introduction to Stockholm's archipelago left us wanting more. So returning to the archipelago will still remain on the list, to be perhaps crossed off in the future by learning how to sail, and touring around the islands for more than just one day, with multiple stops in Vaxholm, to sample all of the delicious baked goods at Hembygdsgarden ...
... onto the listening section.
There were several conversations with the same question answered by different speakers. I was suppose to then select the answer that described their response. Again I had a brain collapse...the first conversation sounded like gibberish to me. You're allowed to listen to each segment twice so I listed...then tried to read the possible answers before I listened again, hoping to hear a clue in the second ...
... in a little cafe, then spent some time walking through the old streets of the city island.
In the afternoon we visited the City Hall. This is where the Nobel Prize dinner is held each year on December 10th. The hall was amazing, my favourite room was the gold room which was made out of millions of pieces of glass that were covered in gold leaf. The design was all very modern (built in the early 20th century) and was ...
... dale and not very good for walking.
Aunty Sue and I had walked back for the last time to buy lunch and to take some photos. Aunty Sue took a photo of a waiter who worked at Sally’s restaurant, he was wearing his apron with Sally’s embroidered on the front and she asked him if he would mind if she took his photo as it was her sister’s name. He laughed as he thought that it was very funny. I wasn’t sure what he ...
... Among the beautiful views were landmarks like:
-Sports Palace, which, among other things, housed the recording studio of ABBA, the world-famous Swedish musical group that is only outsold in number of albums by the Beatles and Elvis Presley;
-Military Academy Karlverg, the world's oldest training academy for officers;
-Allotments, which are private Swedish gardens that were originally created many years ago to give ...
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