Scandic Uppsala North
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Yesterday night we stayed in the Omena hotel in Stockholm and we also visited Gamla Stan. Last night we stayed in the Scandic hotel in Uppsala which we will be staying for the next four nights. After a couple of VERY long flights we are finally here, ...
... Plus it seems meaningful in our world; I mean 7 billion people and increasing, and the world ain't getting any bigger-in fact it's getting smaller if you consider that the oceans are rising. Oh, and the best thing about the program is that they accept retards with arts degrees :) And they have an ice rink and play hockey over here. Caveat: I am going north next to Ornskoldsvik, home of Forsberg, the Sendins and I think most of Sweden's ...
... things thrown into their boats. If they take the easy way down the river they are encouraged to take the dangerous path. If they go over the middle treacherous part of the river they are cheered, if the boat flips over they are met with thunderous applause. If they do flip there are trained divers in the river to catch them before their head are back above water, so no worries there. If you are a spectator it is always way more interesting if the boats flip. I ...
... grounds, as well as the castle which were al nice to look at - the cathedral was of course the most impresive and is huge. There was ice around so I took the opportunity to descend from the castle hill on the way back on the seat of my trousers for a short toboggan type ride. Fun! After taking the bus back through scenic countryside (including frozen lakes, woo) - with some snoozing included - we did a little shopping in Normalm then ...
... I fear though, that since Starbuck’s may be viewed as this great new thing from the States that has been in movies or that Swedes have had while traveling abroad. They might enthusiastically embrace the company not knowing what they are doing before it is too late.
I can only hope that Starbuck’s is rejected by the Swedes and that then Sweden will be inoculated against this disease that has plagued the States for ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking