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The street looks very quiet… It’s just timing really.

Time flies 0

My last post was more than a year ago – this blog is turning into a yearly postcard! I hope to break the spell, although life has  a habit of carrying me away. 2016 was an eventful year, to say the least. My wife got a job, I got to keep mine, we moved to […]

Walking in Malta – A hike along Chadwick lakes 0

This Sunday, some friends and I went for an afternoon hike along part of the Chadwick lakes, located close to the village of Mtarfa, in Malta. It was a sunny day, and we were all surprised by the amount of water flowing down the streams that fed into the lakes. The latter are actually just […]

Lovely walks in Malta 0

After a long period of hibernation I’m back with some nice, recent pictures. I went for a hike today with two friends an 60 other people We had good fun, and ended the afternoon with a lot of food. Mosta to Mgarr along the Victoria lines, a 19th and early 20th century line of defense […]

One year and 2 months later… 0

It’s been a year and two months since I last posted. During that time I went to Sicily for two fantastic months and then went down to Malta to make some money (we ran into financial problems early on during our stay in Sicily). I still am in Malta. I haven’t taken a  lot of […]

Arriving in Malta 0

Six months after my last visit to Malta I landed again at the Malta International Airport, a small building sided by a large runway. I met two new family members – a white puppy named Poppy and the Fiat Panda which would accompany us to Sicily. Another hectic week of  running errands and repacking our […]

Leaving Sweden 0

After one and a half years of living in the beautiful land of  Sweden, the time came for me to leave and head for new lands. Five weeks in Jordan excavating at Tell Abu Al-Kharaz, an ancient archaeological site in the Jordan Valley, my girlfriend and I went back to Sweden for a week, packed our […]

Midsummer’s eve in Tranas 0

January trip to London. 0

On the third weekend of January we went for a quick weekend visit to London. The Ryanair flight was awful, but cheap, and we were there on Friday night. We went to Portobello Market, visited the Notting Hill area, clubbing somewhere else,  and a lot more… We met friends, had a really great time, and […]

By the Gothenburg Opera House 0

View from an ancient monastery in Sweden 0

Pussycat in bed at sunrise, Sweden 0

An old cat lives in the Red Cottage by a lake close to Torpa, Sweden. The cottage is known to be from the 1600’s, today an old, wooden, typically red on the outside structure. Inside it is small and cosy, with a lovely wood stove and warm upstairs bedrooms like this one. I try to […]

The Swedish forest in Autumn 0

Trees now golden, soon lie bare, bony fingers, in the crisp night air.

Another statue at the Glyptotek in Copenhagen 0

I was dumb enough not to check who the statue represents! Anybody knows?

A short walk to buy eggs 0

A couple of days ago my friend and I went for a short walk to buy some eggs from the farm close by… It was a cold autumn afternoon as we set out down the path from the red cottage. At last we came out from the little road to find ourselves on a sort […]