They built them solely for housing grand festivities. Actually these houses were often not in use at all for maybe a decade or two. It was only for the biggest events in your lifetime, typically weddings, that they were opened and guests were invited to come inside.
Sweden 2020 part VII - The provinces Hälsingland, Medelpad and Uppland August 8th 2020 One planet, one former planet and Planet Tatooine
Sweden is divided in 25 provinces. These provinces have no administrative or political function but may have identical borders with the administrative regions. In the previous two blog entries we wrote about what we did when we travelled in Ångermanland Province and in Jämtl ... read more
Europe » Sweden » Uppsala County » Bålsta A military power during the 17th century, Sweden has not participated in any war in almost two centuries. An armed neutrality was preserved in both World Wars. Sweden's long-successful economic formula of a capitalist system interlarded with substant... ... read more
We are Emma Holmbro and Ake Dahllof. We live in Stockholm, Sweden.
We have travelled more or less regularly since the mid 1990-ies and it seems like the more we travel the more difficult it is to decide where to go next. Not because we are running out of places to visit but because we find more places we want to go to faster than we manage to travel to them.
Some of the things from our travel bucket list we have ticked off since we started this blog in 2006 are
Angel Falls in Ven... full info