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Sunday in Stockholm: red on white

Sunday in Stockholm: red on white

Sunday was our last full holiday day, so the Scandinavian blood I don’t have woke me up at 7 in the morning fresh, radiant and keen to go running just like the Swedes. I spent my morning shower imagining the happiness of going out onto the street, opening my lungs and greeting the Stockholm sun… Yet the cold wasn’t enough to frighten me off, nor the snow, nor even the wind and I went for another wander around the streets…

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Saturday in Stockholm: more meatballs

Saturday in Stockholm: more meatballs

Something we’ve learnt in our travels is that the amount of hours of sleep needed by one is directly proportional to the amount of nerves held by the other… So while Fergus slept like a Disney princess (I’m actually thinking about the one who pricked her finger and took a hundred years to wake up) I woke up early and full of energy and went off to explore the new world around me. Happy to see a blue sky, I…

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Stockholm: a weekend in the city of the pickled herring

Stockholm: a weekend in the city of the pickled herring

Here I am again, in front of a blank page and ready to fill it to tell you that I’ve been traveling again… It was about time, I hadn’t been on a plane since the end on January and I was starting to have withdrawal symptoms… I moved job again but I’m still not rich nor famous so I had to choose destination as usual: Skyscanner on the Web, what’s the cheapest flight this term? It was Stockholm (£35 for…

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