Öland – The last page of Sweden 2009’s trip

The last days before coming back to Danmark. An unusual landscape, after many days sourrounded by woods, forests and lakes.

A flat island, and almost completely devoid of trees: Öland. Peculiar…. So peculiar that I’ve taken about 150 photos in these two days. And I’ve chosen one third, to show you.

Because a lot of . . . → Read More: Öland – The last page of Sweden 2009’s trip

Sigurd runestone tells a saga

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D700 at 200ISO, 16mm f2.8 AF, f5.6, 1/100sec, bias 0EV

“Otter was one of Rodmar’s three sons. When he fished for salmon, he took on the shape of an otter. On one such occasion, the Æsir Loki, Hörnir and Odin happened by on their way to Rodmar’s house where they planned to . . . → Read More: Sigurd runestone tells a saga

Another stage of the Sweden’s journey – The Göta Kanal

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Note: The holiday is on line! In the “trip” category, starting from THIS LINK

In a trip in southern Sweden, one of the charatheristic sights is the Göta Kanal. Built in the late XIX Century, this 190Km long canal has boon its importance to link the Vättern lake to the Baltic Sea.

We met a . . . → Read More: Another stage of the Sweden’s journey – The Göta Kanal

Summer trip 2009 – Sweden

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Note: The photos in this post are replicated in the Trip’s Pages, in “Sweden Summer 2009” section

Let’s start the summer holiday’s trip!

Of course, not in this very moment… but this is the first gallery to describe the trip Francesca and I had last summer. It began in a outstanding night, the day before . . . → Read More: Summer trip 2009 – Sweden

Swedish deers

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Last July, during our summer holidays in Sweden. We were in a strange B&B, called Koltorp, near Mariefred (circa 60 Km west of Stockholm). The owner is a weird man: hunter (both with rifle and bow), and taxidermist.

Some of the B&B rooms are in a cottage quite far from the street, near a little . . . → Read More: Swedish deers