Tag Archive: Sweden

What I learnt in 2016

As the year is approaching an end I, like so many others, feel a need to reflect.  Let’s see if I remember how to… This time last year, I still kept this blog… Continue reading

Wow – No cow!

I was only away from Oslo for a weekend, but it felt like a week. I’m sure my recent Instagram feed would give that impression too… 😉 But I have been working my… Continue reading

Jumpsuit kinda night

I was out drinking and dancing until 3 in the morning but I still wake up early, surprisingly full of energy. What a great night! I took the bus from Oslo to Gothenburg… Continue reading

Koster Islands (Sweden)

We met up with Lee’s parents that were visiting from Australia, caught a ferry over to Sydkoster – South Koster Island, on the Swedish west coast and stayed in a cabin without running… Continue reading

Train thoughts

I find myself on a train, somewhere in the Swedish woods. I’m at a table and opposite me is a fat woman who probably should have paid for two seats. On my left… Continue reading

Swedish Winter Wonderland

Home for the holidays

I’m sitting comfortably in a spacious seat in a silent train car travelling along the coast from Stockholm to Hudiksvall. One my one side, a woman is quietly knitting and on the other,… Continue reading

Stockholm i mitt hjärta

Homecoming

Recipe for an amazing homecoming weekend: Have a smooth train ride. Arrive with a smile. Hug your mom. Enjoy her food and company. Have a good glass of wine. Have a rest. Bike… Continue reading

Train thoughts

Riding trains and I remember to relax. There is nowhere I need to be, nothing I need to do for the next five hours. I pick up a shrimps sandwich and a beer… Continue reading