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Astrid Lindgren Places – welcome back to your childhood

Just coming back from a visit I paid to Pippi Longstocking on Gotland, I thought it would be fun to to write a blog about places where you get to visit, see and live all those dreams that Astrid Lindgren still puts in our heads through her books. If you love Astrid Lindgren here are […]

Paying with Alcohol in Scandinavia – Some thoughts

Travelling to Scandinavia a lot I think I have mastered quite a few arts when it comes to navigating through Northern Europe. From knowing my favourite supermarkets to finding the perfect campsite, experience has taught me a lot about my favourite place on earth. However, after countless trips to the north there is still one […]

Polar bear encounter Svalbard

When the Dertour Community “Urlaubsliebe” called for a writing contest I could not hold back. The first price was a trip to Northern Sweden and a dog sledding tour and all I had to do was write a report about a travel destination in northern Europe. When it comes to northern Europe I am spoilt […]

Bio Bay – Kayaking the milky way

Everyone who has seen the movie “Life of Pi” probably remembers the scene in which millions of little blue organisms light up the ocean by night. Fantasy or reality? Reality. What is the bio bay? The bioluminescent (can’t pronounce it but it means as much as “glowing”) dinoflagellates keep appearing in different places in the […]

Music for north cape

Some find it too touristy, some say, the weather up there is always bad and foggy, some told us, there was more beautiful places than the north cape. When me and my mom took off for the north cape in summer 2016, the north cape was only one of many places on our five weeks […]