Travel Blogs from Taby
... are all linked by bridges, walk-ways and motorways. The Royal Palace and the 13th C Riddar Holmen Church - burial site for all Swedish Kings and Queens (similar to Roskilde) were two of the main sites we visited. A long and winding walk through alleys and little shopping streets to our Hotel at the southern tip of Gamla Stan. Gamla Stan is the world's best preserved Medieval city ...
... it was such an amazing looking part of the city. Buildings so grand and picturesque that you feel like your in a postcard. You really felt a sense of history all around you, and we loved exploring the area. Along the way around the city it was also great to check out some great stores like comic stores, vintage shops for Lauren, tourist shops with gnomes galore, and a cafe where we could get a soy chai and some lunch. After a few days in ...
... into pedestrian only areas with mass transit in place to get folks from here to there. And high speed rail is no longer the exception as we experienced it first hand. As we moved from city to city throughout Europe, giant solar and wind farms seem to be sprouting up taking advantage of new alternative energy sources. The "old country" is on the move and seems to be embracing the ...
- Coffee & Cakes: one of the quaint places in Gamla Stan
- Local food: Ostermalms Saluhall food hall
- Craft beer: Monk's Cafe - great food and a fantastic assortment of specialty beers
- Cocktails: Vampire Lounge
- Daringly Swedish: Blabarssoppa, a thick blueberry drink
... cards a couple of weeks ago and had them sent to my daughter because I thought we could use them to get from the airport into town
(could have if we’d used the 45 minutes bus). The cards did not reach her before she left on vacation. I should have just left it and gone on but I thought it would be good to use them today. The girl at the airport said just go out the train station to the tourist office but ...
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