Scandic Umea South
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... we went to campus and attempted to find our building. Unfortunately, none of us knew exactly which one it was so we had no idea what we were looking for. When we gave up on that, we went down to city centre and walked around. We ended up going into this little mall and having coffee at Wayne's Coffee. In Sweden people do what's called "fika," which is a social coffee break and I have no problem with that! We walked around ...
... in umea at about 5pm and settled into the hotel. In umea this weekend there is a Swedish karting competition and an athletic tournament so everywhere was busy. Sat outside having a beer around 10 pm and it started thundering and raining and boy did it rain. Funny thing happened in the bar the girl behind the bar came up to me and said I love your accent you talk so British ....... She thought it was great when I replied when she gave me my change ...
Today I'm learning more family history from Roland, a friend of Olle and Kristin's. He has located another relative I will get to meet today. I'm not sure how I am related but I will find out this afternoon and will fill you all in later.
I hope my pictures are showing up on here. I'm posting a picture of Carina, Pernilla and I from last night.
... for a while, in order to achieve reasonable ground speed whilst not straining the engine and in this manner, we left the picturesque high coast behind us and headed northwards, towards flatter land and apparently, a much more boring part of Sweden. It was mostly cloudy but with intermittent, short periods of sun, just enough to make us realise what we were missing. The air was downright chill, 12░C, so not that much fun.
We were intrigued by what Ken told us, ...
... are emerging. The removal of two dams in Washington state last year led to a startling rebound in fresh water Steelhead salmon populations. While power companies always extort the power of the fish ladders and the minimal impact on salmon runs, any biologist will tell you how a dam slows a river down removes energy from its water flow, depletes oxygen levels, and makes it less than ideal habitat for a salmon run. The mighty Columbia river in Oregon state ...