Category: Travels

Sete Cidades and driving around on São Miguel 0

Sete Cidades and driving around on São Miguel

It’s our first whole day on São Miguel, the biggest of the Azores islands. K and I have had a great time today, but let me start by writing a few lines about yesterday....

Colorado sky, mountains and houses 4

Colorado sky, mountains and houses

I’ve finally uploaded my USA pictures to Flickr. Some of them are available to friends and family only, but if you feel you belong in one of those categories, please add me as a...

Stuck at Heathrow 1

Stuck at Heathrow

Mom and I are on our way home from Denver. It’s been a long journey. I had trouble sleeping on the transatlantic flight (Chicago-London), and mother didn’t sleep at all. Some 35 minutes late...

The Running of the Tubs 1

The Running of the Tubs

It’s our last day in Hot Springs, and we’re heading into town to watch the Running of the Tubs, a race where different teams participate, dressed up and with carriages consisting of a bathtub...

Arkansas car ride 0

Arkansas car ride

summer in spring and the roller coaster ride of Plum Hollow road cardinals brightening the day like stoplights and we go on through the gates and out into lush nowhere Arkansas 50 mph zigzagging...

The Unitarian Universalist church of Hot Springs 0

The Unitarian Universalist church of Hot Springs

Now, the Unitarian church isn’t really a faith in its own, in the sense that it hasn’t got a crede. Instead they work for unity and understanding between the many different denominations and their...

Ryanair to charge for checked-in luggage 1

Ryanair to charge for checked-in luggage

I just read in DN that Ryanair is to charge a fee for passengers who have luggage to check in. Each item will cost 3.5 euros if you check it in via the website....

Vlog: 40 m/s at the top of Åreskutan 2

Vlog: 40 m/s at the top of Åreskutan

Funny that when I feel warm for the first time in four days I’m in a place where it’s -15 C outside, and the wind almost has the strength of a storm. In Barcelona,...

Three days in Barcelona 2

Three days in Barcelona

Finally a break from all the walking! Doing Barcelona in three days wears on your feet. But it´s fun too. We´ve seen a lot of interesting Gaudí buildings, done a bit of shopping and...