Archive for April, 2009

Swedens first Licorice festival

April 30th, 2009 at 8:32 pm » Comments (16)

We’re away the 1-8 of May to a secret destination together with hubby’s daughter Jane, but before I go I wanted to show you something from Sweden’s first licorice festival that were held at the restaurant “En trappa ner” in Stockholm the 25th of April 2009. The more unusual event were arranged by Lakritsbutiken and [...]

Cruise to Helsinki Finland

April 27th, 2009 at 10:13 pm » Comments (14)

This was my second trip to Helsinki together with Mr Lifecruiser, though I have been going on those cruises for many, many times in my life. Every summer until I became 12 years old, to be exact. 2 out of 15 times, I’ve become seasick. One time when I was 6 years old and the [...]

Bears & Reindeers in Helsinki?

April 25th, 2009 at 9:56 am » Comments (12)

I think we all have heard of the myth of wild bears & reindeer’s running around in the streets in Helsinki, Finland – as well as we’ve heard it for the other Nordic countries capitals. Though this was a Brown bear (Ursus arctos) we spotted there Thursday when exploring Helsinki and not a Polar bear. [...]