A boat trip on the Stockholm archipelago

Sweden flag, Stockholm Archipelago Waxholmsbolaget boat cruise

On our last full day in Scandinavia we took a day-long archipelago cruise with Waxholmsbolaget, from central Stockholm all the way out to the tiny island of Finnhamn (a journey of about 3 hours each way). I'm now dreaming of a life in tiny wooden cabin on a picture-perfect island...so long as I can have a… Continue reading A boat trip on the Stockholm archipelago

A short stay in Stockholm, Sweden

we were looking forward to stockholm's forecasted spring-like weather, the first proper sunshine of our entire trip, so you can imagine how we felt when we arrived to a thick blanket of snow (with more still falling). the sun did make an appearance after that first day & now i'm thankful that we got to see both sides… Continue reading A short stay in Stockholm, Sweden

3 days in Gothenburg, Sweden

Mini guide to Gothenburg, Sweden

After waving goodbye to Oslo and Norway, we ventured to Sweden and to Gothenburg. Where to sleep We stayed at the wonderful Hotel Pigalle, which was super chic and perfectly located for both the city and the train station. Plus, there's a rather fabulous bar and the staff were friendly too. My one complaint is that a hairdryer was… Continue reading 3 days in Gothenburg, Sweden