Scandic Jarva Krog
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Up and out. Hop-on, Hop off bus tour around Stockholm. Many old buildings, many active building sites, much water, a lot of traffic, many narrow streets. Of interest was the main vegetable market and many side streets with their ornate facades. We then walked around Gamla Stan and Riddar Holmen Islands. it is difficult to tell sometimes where one island finishes and another starts ...
... just an average sunset over the trees, but a welcome site.
Well tomorrow we head to Thailand. Flying with Norwegianair direct for 10.5 wonderful hours. We decided to save money and not opt for the premium seats and stay coach. We will see how that works out tomorrow. We hear they have WIFI on all their planes and we included a meal, so that should be interesting at least.
much love and on to Thailand
... A lady from Oklahoma and her grand nephew, and a lady from South Carolina. Dinner began with goat cheese, nice presentation, then well rested salmon on a bed of lentils. Then very good coffee and dessert, the server said it was Tirimissou, it was hard to tell, it had no taste, The wine was good. Jim had a beer that was so-so, better than Tecate but not as good as Modello. Tomorrow we may get to know more of the group we will be traveling with for the next two ...
... out where members from Roxette and ABBA have property.
Taking in the Present
We also took in some of the current cultural scene. Our visit happened to coincide with the Stockholm International Film Festival, so we went to see an American film called Compliance (trailer). At one of the prolific Pocket Shops, I bought the bestseller book by Jonas Jonasson, The Hundred-Year-Old Man Who Climbed ...
... and getting in line where they are so by the time we get on the plane, there are tons of people in rows 1-14. Oh well. I put my stuff into the overhead bin and reach for my daughters and she’s surprised that you have to put everything in the bin when you are in an exit row and yet she’s flown exit rows before so she must have been very good at putting her stuff under her seat so that it wasn't spotted.
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