Final day: Stockholm, Baltic Tour complete! June 16th 2014 Mixed emotions on this day really, we slowly began to be happy that the end of the tour was coming after such a hectic week and so many early starts, but we all agreed it's mad how much you can get done! We were all laughing and joking actually, force the laziness out of a group of students and you actually get a group of people who can wake up on time (some grumpily) and get ready.
It was grea ... read more
Europe » Sweden » Stockholm County » Stockholm 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
A 20 year old, soon to be final year history student in a seaside town in mid Wales, with an interest in travel and journalism.
Before university I hadn't really traveled much, I was always a bit apprehensive. So for me, joining the university History Society, or HistSoc as we call ourselves was brilliant!
Last year we went on a 'summer tour' to Italy; visiting Rome, Sorrento, Capri and the Vatican City.
In June of 2014, we went on a Baltic Tour to the capital cities of Sweden, Estonia, Finland and RUSSIA!! Both trips were incredible and really opened my eyes to the many places outside ... full info