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Swedish Miles

Did you know there are such things as swedish miles… that equate to about 10km? So when someone in Sweden is being helpful and telling something is only a few miles away… expect to be walking a while. Anyhow,  I made it to Karlstad, about 210 miles away from Stockholm[…]

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The Swedes have great Humour!

Well, I’ve done everything in Stockholm that I’ve wanted to. I have been up at the crack of dawn, checked the ferries, went to see the Stockholm Library, and drove down south to a place called Farsta where the Woodland Cemetery is, to see that. Both things were epic, the[…]

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Sorry Mum

Sadly (for my mum that is), I will not be rushing home just because I had no brakes. I’ve done a little asking around at car mechanics and then a Harley rider who reminded me of Martin (only a little chunkier and in his 40s), his English was superb and[…]

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You know when you're in Stockholm when…

All the males have combed their hair, with a wet look effect… straight out of a magazine cover The locals speak as if they have speech impediments. When you feel like you’re the ugliest thing on the planet. Well it took me just over an hour to get here today,[…]

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Ray Mears is….WRONG!

Title refers to the sun rising in the North (NNE to be exact) here. I feel I should fill you in on what I got upto on Tuesday. I kinda skipped that bit. It was a very eventful day. I was just feeling a little ill yesterday. Back on Tuesday…[…]

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Uggh from Norrkí¶ping

Hey, didn’t manage to use the internet yesterday. Sweden is brilliant, the roads are great and the women gorgeous and what else matters? Ok so I had a hellish time yesterday fighting the invisible enemy… the wind was really fierce and freezing and wore me out, although the day was[…]

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