Scandic Uppsala North
Travel Blogs from Uppsala
... any type of edible object, I had designs on trying the fish dating back to almost the moment we arrived in Uppsala. But knowing that my brother shared my penchant for "exotic" foods, I opted to wait until his arrival so we could try it together.
As I mentioned earlier, surströmming is only available at certain times of the year (in case you weren't able to figure it out, it's peak season is August, when outdoor temperatures are at their peak, ...
... idea either. After the service we headed home to make the best of the two hours we had to get the place decorated. Streamers were hung and balloons inflated. The hidden alcohol was gathered and cooled and the caterers arrived with plenty of beautiful food for us all. All the kids friends started to turn up, one girl thought it was Travis's birthday and had bought him a present, the others just thought it was a normal summer get together although we found out during ...
... Our road to being legal residents of Austria was filled with inefficiency and broken promises.
So, when we were summoned to immigration here in Uppsala, we prepared for the worst. We entered the office, took a number, and settled in for what was sure to be a three hour wait. Barely 20 minutes passed before our number came up. Bewildered, we headed to the window, where a (friendly) staff member took our pictures, then our fingerprints. The machine locked ...
... for the non-scientists (like me) he invented the system of classifying species in the 1700s and is a mega star in the science world. We dropped Roger at the bus stop and he headed back to the university, while we checked out some shops. Prices are quite high here so just window shopping! ...
... greeted me! Sorted, a real bed, showers, toilets, going of this camping lark more each day!
Had a chicken burger at the local burger/kebab joint.. well it said it was chicken on the picture but the curry sauce on top of it made me question what it really was but it was hot and filling.
Got WiFi for 5Sk for 8 hours, so caught up with emails, Facebook and updated the blog while trying to understand Swedish TV.. "hurdy, gurdy"
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking