Scandic Kalmar West

Address: Dragonvagen 7, Kalmar, Småland, Småland and Blekinge, 392 39, Sweden | 4 star hotel
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Location

This 4 star hotel, located on Dragonvagen 7, Kalmar, is near Kalmar County Museum (Kalmar Lans Museum) and Kalmar Konstmuseum.
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    Travel Blogs from Kalmar

    Heading South

    A travel blog entry by dedmonds on Sep 29, 2014

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    ... alliance to protect them against Germany on their southern border. The Union was dissolved in 1523 by King Vasa, who also transformed the castle from a fortress into a palace. Like so many castles we have visited, most of this castle has been beautifully restored and furnished with period furniture, paintings and tapestries.

    After visiting the castle we walked for a few hours along the waterfront and came across a great beach area with a ...

    The Kronan

    A travel blog entry by derek_roberts10 on Aug 20, 2014

    6 photos

    ... to see whether any one person could carry most of the blame but no such victim was found. Historians now believe that it was a general lack of professionalism that was at the core of the problem.

    The Kronan was rediscovered in 1980 by the talented wreck-finder Anders Franzén of Vasa fame (the flagship that sank off Stockholm on her maiden voyage and was salvaged, in its entirety, thanks to Franzén’s efforts) and she has been systematically excavated by teams ...

    And then there were Two

    A travel blog entry by derek_roberts10 on Aug 19, 2014

    1 photo

    ... we returned to the glassblower as today he would be actually working with glass and we wanted to watch him but we must have been too early as everything was closed. We therefore returned to the boat and set about cleaning and restoring it to a two-person occupancy ie spread ourselves into the aft cabins. We also took the opportunity to wash guest sleeping bags and towels so that they could be stored ready for next year.

    That really is about it for the ...

    Day in Harbour

    A travel blog entry by derek_roberts10 on Aug 18, 2014

    2 photos

    ... years has the level been other than on 'max’. This time it was on ‘min’, so something is amiss. I will check the levels daily from now on and hope that a) the gearbox is OK and b) that we actually get the opportunity to sail the remainder of the way home.

    They’d enjoyed their castle visit and after lunch, we set off as a foursome to call in at the glassblower’s workshop and shop near the water tower in town and then ...

    On to Sweden!!

    A travel blog entry by tomdart07 on Aug 05, 2014

    4 comments, 11 photos

    ... not buy a carved gargoyle (one can only imagine the costs of shipping that).

    We arrived at the Ottenby Naturum at the south end of Oland – billed as a birders’ mecca. The promise held true, with Dart getting seven new life list birds! There was also a lighthouse there where the Kalmarsund (Kalmar Sound) and the Baltic Sea meet. SO, we also bagged a new sea!

    We stopped to walk and see another few standing stones, then we head back ...