All posts filed under: Stockholm

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Working hard at night, I + II

Yesterday night I visited a cosy bar, where quite a few enthusiastic people had gathered to celebrate the release of a book. On stage were the author, the publisher and a journalist to discuss the process of research and writing. They agreed it was hard […]

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Nighttime

Evenings are getting colder – and very black. No more nocturnal outdoor parties in the neighborhood. As I leave my evening course to go home the streets are empty, and darkness is immense. The WordPress Photo Challenge of this week is Nighttime.

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Wealthy city kids

Children playing outdoors in the city are rare, and when they do, they might look a bit lost. Kids here live well organized lives at school and daycare, and they are often transported there by car or stroller. Their parents normally appear to be occupied […]

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Visiting friends with views

Saturday afternoon meant a trip by bicycle to visit a couple of friends, living on the top floor with a magnificent view over the southern suburbs of Stockholm. I had some great photo opportunities while the sun was setting and the hot-air balloons slowly moved […]

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Hare, thursday

“A swift, timid, long-eared mammal larger than a rabbit having a divided upper lip and long hind legs; young born furred and with open eyes”.  A hare: This individual was seen today, in the suburb where I stay – close to the road where I […]

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Green and orange

‘Green and orange’ is the common denominator for the images below, neither photographed at the same day nor at the same place. Nevertheless, it is possible to read them all together and make up a story.

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Spring

Spring means plenty of tourists, especially in the Old Town. These playful people had gathered around K G Bejemark’s statue of Evert Taube (1890-1976), a famous Swedish songwriter and singer. The WP photo challenge theme this week is Spring.  

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Glow

An intense one-night-festival took place in Stockholm last Saturday. The purpose was to show the rich cultural life of the city. Overwhelmed by the huge programme in venues all over town I choose a few events: A boys’ choir, singing Vivaldi in the German Church, […]

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