Tag Archives: sweden
December 15, 2011

The fiction & reality of Kurt Wallander’s Ystad

          It’s a cold wet evening late in November.   High winds of 40-50 mph from across the Baltic sea are buffeting our face. The wildly swaying Christmas lights on the bare branches jangle the nerves further. For protection all we have is a poncho. I am in the company of […]

November 28, 2011

Fika, Pepparakor + Karamell : Sweet on Sweden

        It’s always a memorable trip or holiday if you get the chance to experience a place through the eyes of the local.       My recent long weekend in the region of Skane in Southern Sweden was one such inspiring holiday where the locals welcomed me with open arms and […]