Postcards from Kalmar, Sweden

Late January I went for a week long visit to Sweden. I go every year and this time around, I truly appreciated the rest I got. I really needed it and it was nice not having…

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There Ain’t No Summer Like Swedish Summers

For some reason, I always seem to go in August time when I visit Sweden during the Summer months. The first time I did this was because we were off to Way Out West (big…

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Sales Haul In Sweden

Everytime I come to visit family and friends in Sweden, I HAVE to visit the shops England doesn’t have. I think I’ve done well, acclimatised myself with English shops that Sweden doesn’t have (Primark, River Island,…

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Ottenby Nature Reserve

Ottenby Nature Reserve is a place in the south of Öland, the island where I was born. I haven’t been to Ottenby since I was a child and I believe we went with school to…

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Gröna Stugan: Kalmar’s best restaurant

My brother is the head chef at Gröna Stugan (The Green Cottage) in Kalmar. It’s one of the best restaurants I’ve ever been to and I’m not saying that just because my brother works there.…

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