Alvastra Abbey Ruins

I wish you all a fine autumn, This is my realm, this is my loyalty and for this I share my life. Here's some footage and photos from the Alvastra Abbey Ruins. It was founded in 1143 and kept on being a place for Cisterician place of worship until 1530. It's a beautiful destination in East ...

Ragnhildsholmen Medieval Fort Ruin

Went out to find good spots for photo sessions, and this medieval fort ruin, called Ragnhildsholmen, was great.     https://youtu.be/1syfMvqEklo   Ragnhildsholmen belong to Norway around 1250's when it was built. Sweden won over the whole region in 1658 in The Roskilde Peace Treaty negotiations. This fort however, was only in use for about hundred years as its significance ...

Expecting Our Second Child & A Summer Almost Gone

Our first child was a summer is a summer solstice child, and our second will be a winter solstice child. One in the peak of the flourishing year and the second to be the reborn light at the darkest time of the year. This time however, one is familiar with the pregnancy and thankfully my ...

Early May Days

The last day of April was the first real good spring day and May has come out mostly sunny so far - not that warm, but sunny and the long Nordic days give you a sense of timelessness.   https://youtu.be/rJTHDnL9bPU     What's amazing is that the doll theatre, Pozorište Lutaka, from Mostar came to Sweden and Göteborg so we ...

Vegetarian and Vegan Food in Split

In this post I'll show you the various vegetarian and vegan food alternatives you can find in Split. We stayed for three weeks all in all and went to eat at the places at various times, and we also made food in our little kitchen. So I'll show you products too and not only food bars ...

First Days in Split

Every morning I take a walk with Florens and we get some fresh stuff back home for breakfast. The morning ocean air, the rays of sun and pleasant warmth together with the surrounding old, older and ancient buildings makes this routine into a stream of beautiful scenes that will get etched forever and caress my ...

Last Weeks in Mostar

A good indication you've been at the right place is that you feel like you're leaving when it's about to get much better. We had a fine winter and early springtime during our stay in Mostar. We also meet and hung out with some nice people. So this is the perfect farewell for this time around, at ...

February Spring Vibes in Mostar

The winter is gone already, and springtime is already here in Mostar. What else to call the time you already sit on the balcony and walk around in lighter jackets? We are rounding off our travels for this time, even though there's more than a month left there are practical stuff to begin with so ...

Late November, Early December in Mostar

Since we arrived in Mostar I've been busy getting practical things done. The weather has been really good, a late week in November was sunny with 20 C during the day, which we fully enjoyed. But even after that, the temperature is of a milder winter, the skies are beautiful and the sun shines often. ...

Leaving Öland

It’s soon time for us to leave Öland and head down to south Europe.   https://youtu.be/N7jf72oOTPA     The forest nymph is not that much of a spectacular person.   Trollskogen.   When I go grocery shopping everything and everyone goes into the cart.   Autumn overload.   This robot vacuum cleaner has indeed made out lives easier.   Global fussball OK! Penalties: Father 5 Baby 0   The best football anthem ever made! By ...