I have decided while living in Stockholm, I must visit all the free museums. So one fine Friday evening, I took a pendeltåg to Stockholm central station and bus 65 from there which took me to the last stop moderna museet! It is located in a beautiful island called Skeppsholmen. I walked towards the Baltic... Continue Reading →
Gamla stan is my favourite part of the city, where Stockholm was founded in 1252. The cobblestoned narrow streets are full of restaurants, cafés, bars, and places to shop. The buildings in so many different shades of gold, give Gamla Stan its unique character. Even now cellar vaults and frescoes from the Middle Ages can be found... Continue Reading →
In 970, King Erik the Victorious decided where Sigtuna town would be built – a new era in the Swedish history was about to begin… Today we can go back in time and visit medieval churches, ruins, castles and rune stones from the Viking Area. This is where Sweden begins. Sigtuna Rådhus, one of the town's... Continue Reading →
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After January, I planned to return to India for a while from Kiruna. It was not going to be easy leaving Kiruna. I lived there in summer and winter.. this time we had a small room in a shared apartment though our rent was pretty high. Whole day, as my husband left for his day, I... Continue Reading →
Malmö was a stop over in our Copenhagen trip. We got same SJ train fare from Kiruna to Stockholm and Kiruna to Malmö, so decided to take the later. It was Christmas eve and we reached pretty late. It was already dark and we walked to our hotel to keep luggage. Later we came out... Continue Reading →
Our 2018 Christmas trip was to visit Copenhagen and then I was not able to make my mind whether to take a Cruise to Tallinn from Stockholm or to go to Oslo! In this confusion, I took a bus to Göteborg to take a day to think. We took a Flixbus from Copenhagen train station.... Continue Reading →
This year, winter is not cold in Kiruna! Here in December usually temperatures should be below -10, but not this year. The snow is thin, and temperature is toggling around -5. The global warming does have its effects. Still, the sky is beautiful, while sun sets and rises .. days are short usually few hours.... Continue Reading →