Scandic Hotel Opalen
How has this hotel rated in the past?
TripAdvisor Reviews Scandic Hotel Opalen Gothenburg
Travel Blogs from Gothenburg
... a miniscule closet, no tub, and twin beds. Whaa, whaa, whaa.
It was very good to see friends as we checked in and registered for the conference. Tomorrow we "Accompanying Persons," or APs in Mackrell vernacular, will visit a castle then have lunch and shop in the central city while the member lawyers bond in all-day meetings.
I'm attaching a map of Scandinavia to edify all who are, like me, challenged about ...
... with Alan and Marion, our British friends we met on our Panama Canal cruise a few years back. They’ve invited us to their home in Essex after the cruise, for a motoring excursion around England for a couple of weeks.
Volvo gave us a terrific deal on an upgrade to Business Class on British Airways. The service and food was excellent. Unfortunately, even though the seats reclined flat, they were quite narrow and it ...
... Well, apparently, it wasn't. It was about 4-5 sizes too small..
I had to take it on up to my waist, and tie it around my neck, and throw the cape over hehe.
Also got a wig and moustache on, looked like a complete fool, but won the award for best costume. Which only prooves everyone else drank way too much hehe.
Anyways, that concludes this week, super stoked for my last week in Sweden for a while, and even more stoked for the next six months!
... bearing in mind that apartments are by the nature of things, more expensive than staying on a boat in a marina, we were very conscious of the fact that poor Jeff & Greta were having to spend more than they had intended, as indeed were we and as such, we wanted to find accommodation that was nice but that wouldn't break the bank. The hotel we settled on was in fact a ship, or a floating hotel made to look like a ship, I’m not sure which, the Hotel Ibis Styles and it ...
... the town center and started perusing the shops. Here's what I learned about Sweden (and prob other European countries): Lots and lots of smoking. Lots and lots of people walking their dogs. Lots and lots of of Chuck Taylor's (Converse shoes).
The stores are weird because you walk into them but only see a couple of items. Then you find escalators that go down or up into the rest of the store with the merchandise. Basically ...