Archive for the 'Sweden' Category

Blogganbefaling: Aftonbladets Citykoll

Friday, February 14th, 2014

  Gode reiseblogger får jeg aldri nok av! Jeg anbefaler alle å lese bloggene til Aftonbladets korrespondenter i storbyene London, Barcelona, Berlin, Roma, Paris og New York. De er samlet på denne siden: Citykoll. Her får du innsidetips, hotellanbefalinger og tips om aktuelle happenings/kule steder. God lesning! English: I never get tired of reading travel […]

Instaresan til Karlstad i Sverige/Instatravel to Karlstad, Sweden

Thursday, January 30th, 2014

Shopping i Karlstad? Ja, takk! 18. – 19. januar deltok jeg og en venninne på “instaresan” – gratistoget fra Oslo til Karlstad i Sverige. Hvorfor? Jo, fordi markedsavdelingen i Karlstad kommune hadde funnet ut at de ville lokke shoppingglade nordmenn over grensen ved å tilby gratis togturer. Dette kunne vi ikke gå glipp av! Her […]

Vigårda barbeque in Stockholm

Monday, October 29th, 2012

Looking for the best burgers in Stockholm? Go to Vigårda! This is gourmet take-away food, based on natural ingredients, at a good price. Worth a try when in Stockholm! All photos: Sara Danielsson/Vigårda.se

Wreta Gestgifveri near Stockholm

Sunday, September 4th, 2011

Update in August 2015: This place is closed down, but I still keep the post so we can enjoy the photos. After a long summer I start dreaming of where to go next year. For the ultimate Swedish experience I think you must visit Wreta near Stockholm. Their homepage is full of beautiful photos – […]

Café Flickorna Helin and Voltaire in Stockholm

Sunday, March 27th, 2011

This charming café in Stockholm is a must if you need a place for lunch when visiting Djurgården. Nearby you find Skansen, the Vasa Museum or Rosendals Trägårdar. It is a heaven for cakelovers, and the castle-like building is also fabulous! Photos: helinvoltaire.com and Flickr/plindberg

The Väderöarna Islands in Western Sweden

Wednesday, March 2nd, 2011

Soon spring will be here – and time to make plans for summer. Why not go to the wonderful Väderöarna Islands (the Weather Islands) in Western Sweden, near Hamburgsund? The photos are from a trip last year in June. According to the website Vastsverige.com the Weather Islands have “one of Sweden’s warmest and windiest climates, […]

Restaurant Gabriel in Feskekörka, Gothenburg

Tuesday, November 2nd, 2010

Lunching and shopping in Gothenburg on a Saturday? If you are a foodie like me it´s natural to head for the central market in town – Saluhallen. In Gothenburg they have at least three markets, one for fish – which is called Feskekörka (Fishchurch) and a smaller, less known market called Briggen. All these markets […]

Restaurang Familjen in Gothenburg

Sunday, October 24th, 2010

After some research I found Restaurang Familjen in Gothenburg, and booked a table for our trip in November. The restaurant was honored with “BIB Gourmand” by the Michelin guide this year – congratulations! I read a lot about it in Nöjesguiden and Göteborgsposten and it seems to be a good choice. Even if the photos […]