Close to home

Flying home from Finland to Denmark we had good weather on the flight and when we flew over my home town Malmö in Sweden I looked down on where I live.  Turning Torso (at the… Continue reading

Hiili, the princess

  I went to Finland for midsummer 2019 to visit my son and his girlfriend and their two cats, Inti, the Peruvian rescue cat, that travelled with his mom from Lima in Peru… Continue reading

Chamomile

Today it is Midsummer day in Sweden and Finland. Midsummer is the longest day of the year and is celebrated in Sweden and parts of Finland by raising maypoles dressed with leaves and… Continue reading

Glad midsommar! – Glad Sankt Hans! – Hyvää Juhannusta! – Happy Midsummer! 2019

Today it is Midsummer Eve in Sweden and Finland. Midsummer is the longest day of the year and is celebrated in Sweden and parts of Finland by raising maypoles dressed with leaves and… Continue reading

Glad midsommar! Happy midsummer!

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Glad midsommar! – Glad Sankt Hans! – Hyvää Juhannusta! – Happy Midsummer! 2019 Memory of the summer flowers by the side of the road at midsummer 2015.

Once upon a time at Chesters

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The picture above is taken on what once was the edge was the Roman Empire at Chesters in Northern England where an cavalry regiment with 500 horses and…

Maryport

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A view from the coast by Senhouse Roman Museum in Maryport. The picture is from april 2017. This was to us a journey of a lifetime. My husband…

Hadrian’s Wall at Housesteads

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The postcard this week comes from Housesteads on Hadrian´s wall in Northumbria in England. When you have a large empire to rule you need to have order and…

Housesteads

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The picture above is taken on what once the edge was the Roman Empire at Housesteads in Northern England in april 2017. This is actually remnants of old…

All roads lead to Rome

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Not all roads lead to Rome. This signpost was found outside Senhouse Roman Museum in Maryport. The sign tells the distance to Ravenglass, Bowness on Solway, Rome and…