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Our route from Stockholm to Oslo was over 600km so we planned an overnight stop at Karlstad on the way. Inland from Stockholm Sweden is lake country, and so most of the towns we diverted to on the way had attractives waterfront areas.
Orebro was busy on the day we were there - Sweden's National ...
About 3 hours on the road today leaving Norway and into Sweden. Lots of very pretty lakes and farming on the rolling hills. Mainly dairy type farming and corn in this area. Karlstad is a pretty town but there are not a lot of historical things to visit. The church dates back to 1737. There are lots of pretty waterways and canals. Just before entering Karlstad we came upon an Ikea store. At least the food was reasonable priced there unlike most of the food in ...
... 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.
... oldest portrait collections in the world.
The hotel we are staying in is an old gaol that has been converted for us the new inhabitants to stay in.
The town has a river with people swimming in it and people boating and just laying around in the water on rubber tubes.
The bridge has pretty flowers all over it a lovely park alongside the river.
... that’s all I can say.
I must also say that I have absolutely no idea of what to expect but I still have a bunch of expectations. Since I’ve only travelled to Asia once so far, which was on a family trip to the Philippines, I can't help but imagine that the change in atmosphere will be the same in China as it was when arriving in the Philippines. Especially of the amazement while breathing in for the first time the almost suffocating air filled ...