Travel Blogs from Gothenburg
Today is....(consults iPhone) ... Saturday 9th August, and we are officially on our way for the discovery part of our trip, having left Oslo this morning and are now in Sweden.
We've had an amazing time in Norway and it has been party after party, thanks to all these crazy Norwegians.
I must admit to some sadness in leaving, as we have been made so very welcome, and the warmth, welcoming, and generosity of everyone has been ...
Arrived in Gothenburg after a 6 hour long train ride, found our hotel and had dinner at their Italian restaurant InContro... Very tasty! Gothia cup (the world's largest youth football competition) was on at the time of our visit so our hotel was packed with 13-15 year old boys from all over the world... Zoe was in heaven *haha*
Friday was amusement park day... Gav and Zoe spent the ...
... on the street signs - our street sign said Linneplatsens 4-10), the nearby park was called Slottskogen, and a few streets we walked along were called Sodra Allegatan, Vastergatan, Linnegatan, Sprangkullsgatan, Landsvagsgatan, and Rosenlundsgatan. Each time we consulted a map, it took a few minutes to find where we actually were! Even though it was a bit intimidating at first, almost everyone we talked to in cafes and around the city spoke English incredibly ...
... while he was chopping up samples and he told me he has been working for them for 3 years and they travel around Scandinavia and I suppose Finland (refer above if you have forgotten!) and do stalls. Especially at Christmas. I then asked him if they need any staff - so wrote a quick note to John (the owner) and told him I would be willing and able, etc etc and gave my email address. So you never know.
I have decided I need to work for a few months after cousin David leaves me in ...
... the quick look we had, it has a nice feel to it.
Next day and I wandered off to find an internet cafe to be able to upload pictures to my photo storage and to this blog. Brenda wandered the shops and we headed out to the airport at around 2pm. Gothenburg City airport is the smaller of the 2 that service the city. It was about 30 kilometres from the city. The hotel concierge had already negotiated a price with ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility