Category Archives: Europe

Katowice Cathedral

The city of Katowice in southern Poland grew in size and importance due to its position on coal reserves.  It is now home to one of the Flyspot indoor skydiving tunnels which hosted the 5th Flyspot Open and Polish Nationals

Katowice Cathedral

The city of Katowice in southern Poland grew in size and importance due to its position on coal reserves.  It is now home to one of the Flyspot indoor skydiving tunnels which hosted the 5th Flyspot Open and Polish Nationals

Kobenhavn

Having spent the afternoon earmarked for exploring Copenhagen waiting for a rail replacement bus in Malmo, I don’t really have much to report from Denmark.  My exploring was more or less around the station and although I didn’t stay at

Kobenhavn

Having spent the afternoon earmarked for exploring Copenhagen waiting for a rail replacement bus in Malmo, I don’t really have much to report from Denmark.  My exploring was more or less around the station and although I didn’t stay at

Oresund bridge and Drogden tunnel

The plan was to travel to Goteborg by train to Malmo, where I would change trains to the one Wallander uses to visit Copenhagen.  You know, the one that disappears under water mid-crossing from Sweden to Denmark. The first bit

Oresund bridge and Drogden tunnel

The plan was to travel to Goteborg by train to Malmo, where I would change trains to the one Wallander uses to visit Copenhagen.  You know, the one that disappears under water mid-crossing from Sweden to Denmark. The first bit

Oscar Fredriks Kryka

Tickets for public transport in Goteborg work similarly to those in Malta.  Once you have bought and validated your ticket, it is valid for 90 minutes. So when on my journey from the hostel I was staying at back to

Oscar Fredriks Kryka

Tickets for public transport in Goteborg work similarly to those in Malta.  Once you have bought and validated your ticket, it is valid for 90 minutes. So when on my journey from the hostel I was staying at back to

In and around Centralstation

Like in many other European cities, the station building in Goteborg is an architectural marvel, both from the inside and the outside. And like in many other European cities there is a fair amount of art in and around the

In and around Centralstation

Like in many other European cities, the station building in Goteborg is an architectural marvel, both from the inside and the outside. And like in many other European cities there is a fair amount of art in and around the

Getting to Goteborg

On my departure from Oslo, the weather turned drearier.  Luckily, at this speed the trip wasn’t too long. A lot of the #viewfromatrain was quite predictable.  Farmland and farmhouses painted the typical Swedish red with white contrast   A rather unusually

Getting to Goteborg

On my departure from Oslo, the weather turned drearier.  Luckily, at this speed the trip wasn’t too long. A lot of the #viewfromatrain was quite predictable.  Farmland and farmhouses painted the typical Swedish red with white contrast   A rather unusually

Hours in Oslo

Having spent quite some time in Norway already, I decided to only stop in Oslo for a few hours.  Luckily, they were sunny hours and I was exploring the sculptures around the station with many other visitors.  I imagine the

Hours in Oslo

Having spent quite some time in Norway already, I decided to only stop in Oslo for a few hours.  Luckily, they were sunny hours and I was exploring the sculptures around the station with many other visitors.  I imagine the