Archive for July, 2012

Travel Photo: Fish Hook Look

July 8th, 2012 at 1:19 pm » Comments (2)

Out on a road trip a couple of days ago we stopped at an old fishing harbor at the Swedish island Gotland, to eat our home made picnic with a peaceful sea view. Above our heads this old fish hook captured my interest. At a first look at the hook I thought it was a [...]

Island Walk: Smultron Berries

July 7th, 2012 at 10:35 pm » Comments (1)

Out on a walk at our summer paradise island Fårö island, Gotland, Sweden we found some true Swedish old berries: Smultron (Fragaria vesca) – or wild/wood strawberries as they are called in English. They grows naturally in the Northern Hemisphere. There is nothing that gives more summer of a feeling than smultron or a more [...]

Keep Sweden Clean Sign

July 6th, 2012 at 9:53 pm » Comments (1)

A very classic Swedish sign that says: "Keep Sweden clean". We had many keep clean campaigns in Sweden already when I was a child. The clown is the symbol of the old Swedish icecream company GB Glace founded already in 1942. You will find GB’s products at their webpage They’ve also exported their very [...]