Swedish Decompression: The Summer Cottage Experience May 31st 2018 A visit to the summer cottage in Sweden allows us time to entirely relax. There is no noise from planes, no traffic hum, no car alarms or police sirens. The gravitational weight of big city living is removed. Heads clear, backs straighten, fists un-clench, shoulders un-hunch and teeth un-grit. Faces are turned toward the leaf-filtered rays of the sun.
For over ten summers we have been taking ad ... read more
Europe » Sweden » Södermanland 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 reluctant business traveller and accidental tourist, these are some of my musings on the nature of travel. These are stories, thoughts, tips and recorded journeys compiled after a 25 year career in an open-necked shirt, thousands of club sandwiches eaten and 92 countries visited.... full info