Category Archives: Sketches

Summer Journal #9: Malmö & Höganäs

On my way back to Kungälv from Berlin, I made two stops in southern Sweden – first in Malmö, for the Malmö Festival. This free week-long art & music festival takes place every year in Sweden’s 3rd largest city, drawing … Continue reading

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Summer Journal #5: Gothenburg

Sweden’s second largest city, Gothenburg, is a beautiful maritime metropolis featuring a giant ferris wheel, an ancient sailboat and many more amenities that I enjoyed on routine visits during my summer in Sweden. Most of these visits were spent wandering … Continue reading

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Summer Journal #4: Islands

Tiny islands line the shores of Scandinavia, famous for sailboats and quaint summer cottages. The Southern Gothenburg Archipelago is a car-free paradise, where boats and bikes are the main forms of transportation… A network of commuter ferries connects these picturesque … Continue reading

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Summer Journal #3: Medieval Madness

Medieval ruins cover the Swedish landscape, hinting at a history of castles and kings…Kungälv is home to Bohus Fortress, the strongest fortification in Sweden – despite being seiged by armies and later pillaged for stone by peasants, in 7 centuries … Continue reading

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