Travel – Sweden

Saturday Snapshots #181

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  Star-spangled tree , Gothenburg – December 2011

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Food halls, Feskekôrka and fika – a foodie weekend in Gothenburg

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We had been talking about fika constantly in the last few days before our trip. “We’re planning to have three fikas a day!” crowed Su-Lin on e-mail.  ”What??” I retorted, “We’re cutting down on fika??”.  And yes, we had barely been in Gothenburg three hours when we indulged in our first fika.  It had been […]

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Christmas markets in Gothenburg (and other shopping adventures!)

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  It all started out so well. A fab complimentary breakfast buffet in the SAS lounge at Heathrow while catching up with my travelling companion, the lovely Su-Lin.  Taking off into bright sunny skies and dozing most of the flight in my cosy window seat.  And then the captain announced that we were starting our descent… and that’s right […]

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Saturday Snapshots #176

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  Fairground reflections (Liseberg, Gothenburg) – December 2011

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Saturday Snapshots #173

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Christmas wreaths, Gothenburg – December 2011

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An oyster experience with Everts Sjöbod in Grebbestad (West Sweden, Part 5)

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  This is the fifth in a series of posts covering a Shellfish Journey to West Sweden on which I was very kindly invited by the West Sweden Tourist Board and Visit Sweden, together with five other food bloggers.  Part 1 covered Villa Sjotorp and a mussel safari from Lysekil; Part 2 covered a seafood buffet at Cafe Ferdinand in Lyskil; and Part […]

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Saturday Snapshots #171

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Gothenburg quayside reflections – Sweden October 2011   You can read more about my trip to Sweden here, here, here and here.  An album of pictures is available on Flickr.   Saturday Snapshots is a series of non-food photographs published every Saturday on CookSister.  Previously featured photographs can be viewed on the Saturday Snapshots archive page. Photos featured […]

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