Annual event - trip to Omberg. August 4th 2012 Good morning all
It has to be done - each year we come to Sweden - we go to stay with Lars and Lillemor at the hostel/guest house they run at Omberg on Lake Vattern about 20 km from Vadstena ( a lovely town with a castle and a great cathedral on a Pilgrim Route.) The hostel is in an eco park, an ancient beech and oak forest on the rocky shores of one of Sweden's largest lakes. There are man ... read more
Europe » Sweden » Östergötland » Vadstena 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
Keeping this travel blog enables me to reflect and record my journeys as well as communicate with my family and friends.
I shouldn't be amazed me that complete strangers in this travel community will want to read about what I am up to as they are a great bunch of folk.
I have swapped my home and hospitality for many years now and always I have met such wonderful open, generous and friendly people. Travelling alone lots of the time I am never lonely ..there is always the travelblog to keep me company.
Planning for future trips and onwards now. Don't let the grass grow under you feet.
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