Travel Blogs from Karlstad
... cooking pots and pans.
Strangely when we arrived it had stopped raining and was a quite nice, if cold, afternoon. So we went for a walk around the lake.
We came back and had a quick tea. The one thing we have found is that despite the temperature being quite cold overnight we haven't been cold at all. Thank goodness for good insulation.
The rain returned just on bed time.
Travelling from Stockholm to Karlstad.
Stopped at a picturesque village called Mariefred with a castle called Gripsholm Castle, it is located by lake Malaren in south central Sweden 60 Kim west of Stockholm.
The castle was previously a fortress in 1380 then a castle 1526 then a prison 1713 renovated 1894 now the castle is a museum and Portrait Gallery. It houses one ...
... mixed with dampness, together with the feeling of anguish and excitement. It was a feeling that really took me offhand. However, I guess that it will feel a lot more different once I step my foot in China. I just don’t know what to expect of it right now and tend to compare it with my old experiences, which definitely makes it a thrilling period of longing.
Whether it will be an experience worth documenting and sharing is a fact I’m almost sure ...
This is a short one. I just wanted to take a minute and tell everyone how much I appreciate the comments, messages, and e-mails so many of you have taken the time to write me. Almost all have told me you like the blog. At the very least, you have wished me well.
Some of you know why I'm doing this. Others of you still don't even know how you ended up on the recipient list. A few ...
*Due to technical difficulties, this entry is being posted a day late. For those of you who followed the Eurocup final, allow me to take you back about 24 hours...*
Today was my second day full day in Sweden. As per usual, I am going to promise to write more about the trip here and the first day later, out of order. I got up this morning at 9am and went for a
run with Stina. It's amazing to run here. I just walk out of their house - ...