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Remembering the Old Times – Budapest and Eger 2013

It is soon time for Midsummer here in Sweden and that brings back a few memories from our first Midsummer together. As we’re both from the cold …

European Travel

A Sunny Walk in Trosa

Trosa is one of the towns that we will visit quite often this summer. Today was our first visit this year, so we took the chance to spend a few hours …

European Travel

A Golden’s Happy Moments – Trixie at Lake Sörsjön

We have been visiting my parents in Vagnhärad for the weekend. The weather has not been on the better side until this evening. So once little A was …

Retrievers

A Journey to France and Back? A Plan in Progress

It’s been a while since we have been abroad and I think it’s safe to say that we are both getting restless. We want to explore the world, now! Do you …

European Travel

Tuesday Travel Stories: Living in Poland

It’s Tuesday and time to share some travel stories. Today I write about the time that I decided it’d be a good idea to move to Poland. As it turned …

Central Europe

Weekly Travel theme: Decadent

Decadence and decadent are two of my favorite words in the English language. They hold a promise of adventure, secrecy, recklessness, and of course a …

Ice Cream

15 Minutes of Optimistic Ideas – part 1

Are you looking for ways to in increase your creativity? A while ago, in a book on positive psychology, I came across the idea of spending 15 minutes …

Happiness

Exploring Sweden – Sigtuna, Uppland

Are you looking for a place that is small, yet historical? Do you want to get away from the big city buzz and just enjoy an ice-cream by the lake? If …

European Travel

Remembering the Old Times – Budapest 2013

2013 was a year when we visited Budapest a lot of times. However, there is one trip to the Hungarian capital that we value more than the others. The …

European Travel

Remember the Old Times – Stuhleck 2013

There were a lot of things happening in the beginning of 2013. Not only was I about to move to an apartment in another part of Bratislava, but there …

Skiing

4 Free Things to Try in Stockholm

Hello! On Monday we were aimlessly walking around in the center of Stockholm when we realized that we could go to a museum. For free. That museum …

European Travel

Weekend Reflections: What Are You Really Good At?

What are you really good at? Have you given it any thought? Tell us, share! It’s time for some weekend reflections, with a cup of green tea and the …

Looking Forward to a Summer on Åland

Soon it’s time to say goodbye April! But guess what, it’s been snowing quite a bit this week. I thought I’d cheer myself up with a list of things I …

Baltic Sea

Reading List for April 2017: Let’s Read!

Hello, May! Before anything else, it’s time to have a look at the reading list for April. As you might remember, my goal is to read 52 books this …

Books

Summer Bucket List: 20 Things You Should Not Miss

I really love planning and now it’s time to create a summer bucket list. Better late than never, I think. In this blog post, I will share my summer …

European Travel

Exploring Slovakia – Beckov, Trenčiansky kraj

There are few places in Europe that can offer such magnificent castle ruins as the small village of Beckov. This small place is indeed worth a visit, …

European Travel

Remembering the Old Times – Prague 2013

It was the beginning of 2013 and we had been living in Bratislava for six months. It was time to look for a new adventure. As a group of four …

European Travel

Stories from Sunny Spain – Living Two Years in Valencia

Welcome to our stories from sunny Spain! This is part 1 of 5 in our series Stories from Sunny Spain. Join us in remembering our visit to Valencia and …

Valencia

Stories from Sunny Spain – Our Visit to Valencia

It’s time to continue our stories from sunny Spain. This is part 2 of 5 in our series Stories from Sunny Spain. Join us in remembering our visit to …

Valencia

Stories from Sunny Spain – A Journey to Zaragoza

Before going to Valencia in October 2014 we had decided that we should also see some other city in Spain during the trip. Zaragoza was one of the …

Stories from Sunny Spain – A Day Trip to Xàtiva

On our last day in Valencia, we really didn’t know what to do. We had come back from our short trip to Zaragoza the night before. Now we were looking …

European Travel

Sergels Torg, Stockholm – Sweden World Champions in Ice Hockey

Something special happened last night in Cologne, Germany. It was time for the final of the Ice Hockey World Championships. The teams representing …

Ice Hockey

Sights in Bratislava – Bunker BS-2 “Mulda”

While in Bratislava, we have done our best to learn about the local history. One aspect of that history is the world wars of the 20th century as well …

Argentina

Sights in Bratislava – Bunker BS-3 “Paseka”

Slightly before the second world war, Czechoslovakia built several fortifications along its borders. As you may know, one of these borders ran very …

Forests

A Day at Skansen in Stockholm – Nordic Animals

Last Friday was a wonderful sunny day and we took the possibility to visit the open-air museum here in Stockholm – Skansen. It is actually the …

European Travel

To Travel is to Live.

Remembering the Old Times – Sopron 2013

Today we return to 2013 and our trip to Sopron in north-western Hungary. While living in Bratislava we had several countries in our vicinity. And of …

Stories from Sunny Spain – Recommendations for Visiting Valencia

Our stories from sunny Spain continue. In this post, we write about our trip to Valencia in October 2014. We also share some tips that will help you …

European Travel

Reading List: The Books I Read in May 2017

Hello, friends! I can’t believe that May is almost over and June is already knocking on our door. This month I did not read quite as many books as I …

Books

Rainy Wednesday – Time for Some Inspiration

It’s such a rainy Wednesday today here in Stockholm today. I’m quite happy that we have no plans for today, other than reading, writing, and tidying …

Minimalism