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Swanning Around Stockholm

Wednesday, 15 Jun 2011 | Views [736]

After another hearty breakfast I boarded the Viking Line Ferry for my ten hour trip to Stockholm. I decided to take the day ferry as the night ferry is ridiculously expensive at £180 (and you have to book a cabin quite far in advance) whereas ... Read more >

Tags: djurgarden, ferry, nordic museum, skeppsholmen, stockholm, vasa ship

Photos: Turku

Monday, 13 Jun 2011 | Photo Gallery

Avoiding the rain in Turku, where there is not a lot to do in town
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Traipsing Around Turku

Monday, 13 Jun 2011 | Views [452]

I woke up to a cloud-heavy sky threatening to rain, which made it a perfect day for travelling to Turku, a quick 2 hour train ride on the other side of the country. Which was made more exciting by a clothing malfunction when my coke decided ... Read more >

Tags: castle, ferry, maritime museum, turku

Photos: Festivals and Fortresses

Friday, 10 Jun 2011 | Photo Gallery

Exploring Helsinki & enjoying some festival entertainment as the Samba Festival and Helsinki Day kept me entertained
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Festivals and Fortresses in Helsinki

Friday, 10 Jun 2011 | Views [684]

After managing to turn off my alarm in my sleep I had to rush down to the 7am ferry for Helsinki. Luckily I made it with time to spare and, after sitting outside while we left, I soon had to shelter from the cold wind and smokers on the deck ... Read more >

Tags: festivals, fortress, helsinki, olympic stadium, samba, seurasaari island, suomenlinna

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