Tagged: vacation

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#125 Summer Stories Part One

Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
#125 Summer Stories Part One

In this special summer edition, we find out how former guests Adam from Australia, Matteo from Argentina and Diana from Latvia spend their summers, both in Sweden and around the world.

Is not opinion. Is fact.

Just back from a 3-week long trip to Italy. Wonderful time, beautiful scenery and excellent food! Why do we keep...

#30 Swedes Explain – Charter Trips

Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
Life in the Land of the Ice and Snow
#30 Swedes Explain - Charter Trips

Former guest, half Swede/half Brit Sandy, explains why Swedes love to go on charter trips as well as her experience...

This is jet lag

For those who haven’t experienced it, here is what jet-lag feels like, illustrated by our youngest son:

Back to Switcher-land

Once again, we are changing planes today in Switzerland….. wait, I’m sorry Switcher-land, as my 8-yr old insists it’s called....

Gopher Museum

I keep telling my husband we should stop in Canada one year on our summer trip to Texas. He’s reluctant,...

A good offer?

I just got an offer in my email for Groupon – “Europe trip with SECRET destination!” Umm… no thanks. Who...

Surprise trip

Today is my last day in my 30s. My husband is whisking me off on a surprise trip today for...


We are heading for Chicago for a short trip on our way to Texas.  Why Chicago, you ask?  Because my...

Let’s make party

We are soon staying in an apartment on vacation through AirBnB – a website where people can rent out their...