Tott Hotel Visby
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... site status. Today it is a popular holiday destination for Swedes, with numerous hotels and shops geared to tourists. It’s supposed to have one of the sunnier climates in Sweden, but for us it was mostly cool and cloudy, no more than about 15 degrees.
Visby does not have a harbour that could accommodate the Brilliance of the Seas, so we had to use tenders between the ship and the pier. We had little information ...
Our ship anchored this morning and after Swedish Immigration we boarded a tender boat for the shores of Visby. This delightful port is a popular holiday destination of the Swedish people. We began our exploration with a walk past the boat harbour and along the shoreline. Nearby was beautiful parkland and we followed narrow residential neighbourhoods through the Fisherman's Gate into the ...
... the old stone houses, churches, and street system.
They drove us way back into the woods :-) to see a Bronze Age burial place - Gannarve Skeppssattning - dating back approximately to 600 BC.
... to Visby outside the wall as well.
After riding around Visby, we left and rode around the Gotland countryside. Obviously, Gotland is just brimming with activities, what with the "Lamm Safari" and the artificial and incomplete fake Stonehenge. It was actually quite nice though.
We stopped for coffee at Fridhem of Gotland, a large house that was once the summer home of Prinsessan (Princess) Eugenie, Daughter of Prins (king) ...
... younger people drink and sing well into the morning.
Saara also takes me to a underground bar, where your outfit is inspected on the way in to assure authenticity. Luckily she knows the door guard and i sneak through under my borrowed cape in skinny jeans and doc martins. It is candle lit, low arched ceilings and full of rowdy medieval people singing and cheersing. Some belly dances perform with flaming katars, we drink mead, they sing and ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility