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Exhibitions at ArkDes (museum of architecture and design) – Sweden Travel Article

Exhibitions at ArkDes (museum of architecture and design) ArkDes is a museum in Stockholm dedicated to architecture and design. It’s name is a shortening, in Swedish, of these two subjects (arkitektur och design). The official full name in English would be The Swedish Centre for Architecture and Design. It was known as the Swedish Museum of Architecture up until 2013 when it changed names and opened up for design exhibitions as well. The museum is located on the island of…

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Harlequin in Iceland and birding in Iceland – Scandinavian Travel Article

Harlequin in Iceland and birding in Iceland A colourful, small and strong duck. Iceland is the only country in Europe where the Harlequin lives. It is mostly staying on small freshwater rivers fighting the current with fast and smooth moves between rocks or down by the coastline surfing. It stays by the coastline on the sea during winter but in summer it finds a nice spot between rocks to lay their eggs and raise the chicks.  Its nothing like having…

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Staying at Spitzkoppen Lodge, Namibia: boho chic cabins in the desert – Couples Travel Article

Staying at Spitzkoppen Lodge, Namibia: boho chic cabins in the desert Many African lodges have knockout-beautiful settings, but if real joy can be found in remoteness and nature then this little princess has to be one of the best places to seek it out. Just one hundred and fifty kilometers or ninety-six miles from bustling Swakopmund and yet simultaneously deep in Namibia’s rural hinterland, the Spitzkoppen Lodge‘s glamping cabins look down over the Erongo Mountains and boulders of the Spitzkoppe mountain. This vast…

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Ytterjärna Kulturbygge – en oas nära Stockholm – Sweden Travel Article

Ytterjärna Kulturbygge – en oas nära Stockholm Kanske har du passerat Saltå Kvarns gula kvarn intill E4:an, kanske tryckt en mosbricka på macken, och kanske hört talas om de där antroposoferna i Järna. Men har du varit där? Sett det lavendelblå vasshuset nere vid havet, och smakat på en biodynamisk bulle i huset utan raka hörn? Jag är uppvuxen i den lilla byn Järna och har bott där största delen av mitt liv (17,8 år för att vara exakt). Här…

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