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... s an explosives expert. What an interesting woman!
Living in such cold temperatures brings with it unique challenges. Animals can't drink water, because it is all frozen. To compensate for this, they need to eat foods that have a high water content. We also had to fetch water from a hole drilled into the frozen lake and drag it back to the cabin for use. The frozen water issue does not stop there, as one can also not pour waste water down the drain as it would freeze ...
23-05-14 Kaamanen (Finland) to Kiruna (Sweden)
After a rather sleepless night in the noisy motel I was in I got up for 8am breakfast and was out and on my way by 9am.
Again the weather was terrible and all I wanted was to get to somewhere near Narvik in Norway and find a nice hotel before the ferry the next day.
I set my satnav up to take me towards the west and across Sweden and finally to Narvik. Looking at the map on the satnav and ...
Our first trip of the 'big year' was to Swedish Lapland, to celebrate Anya's 30th birthday. We started the trip in Stockholm, Sweden's capital of 2 million people (you will get used to my love of statistics when it comes to places-I have a thing for population size, elevations distances). It's a city I've been to many times before and always had a fondness for. More because of the Swedes attitude towards partying than their love of flat packed wardrobes, meatballs and Roxette. ...
... glad I checked out when I did as the transfer arrived at 11.30 and not 12 which it said in my documents - although there were several other people who's transfer docket said 12 and not 11.30 and they had not even checked out so we had to wait on them.
I did enjoy the flight from Kiruna and took photos from the window every 10 minutes so that I would hopefully have a photo of me crossing the ...
... to drive her. She then walks in the opposite direction away from our house, but luckily I managed to rescue her. I estimate our house was at least 2km away from the campsite. The good thing came out of this adventure was I got to see a faint Aurora happening in the sky. For dinner I ate a delicious pork chop. It is possible to see northern light from the backyard of our house so I periodically check outside. While C was sleeping (this is her favorite activity) ...
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