Archive for March, 2012

Travel Apps: Free Snow Info

March 16th, 2012 at 11:09 pm » Comments (1)

Travelers always want some help during the trips and one of the places to get help is from mobile phone apps. I found two great free iPhone apps helping you to get snow information that can be downloaded from App Store. Salomon Powfinder: The number one app for you that need accurate new snow forecasts [...]

Travel News: Arctic Circle Pass by SJ

March 15th, 2012 at 10:26 pm » Comments (2)

The Swedish Railways ( is launching a new and flexible one day Arctic Circle Hop On Hop Off Pass for the eighteen train stations between the Swedish city Kiruna and the Norwegian city Narvik, crossing the border of the two countries. I would love to make a stop at the Abisko station way up in [...]

Rio de Janeiro twice as fun

March 14th, 2012 at 10:53 pm » Comments (0)

Jane (Mr Lifecruisers daughter) just came home from a short trip to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, South America. Despite the fact that she is afraid of flying and it’s quite a long flight, she is already tempted to return as fast as possible. Now our family has been there twice and I’m sure she had [...]