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A Royal and Christmas Engagement

Visited December 2013 Day 9 I remember our Finnish Lapland guide said that when in Stockholm, you must do at least these: Visit Gamla Stan and view the Changing of the Guard at the Royal Palace. As we were there on a Saturday, the changing of the guards was scheduled for 12.15pm. As we wanted…

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A Stockholm Tale

Visited December 2013 Day 8 Having accomplished our task the night before and it being our last night in Kiruna, we finally had a good night’s rest and were able to sleep in later than usual. To get to Kiruna Airport, there is the Airport Flygbuss that picks passengers up from Kiruna Tourist Information Centre,…

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The Hotel, the Lights, and the Snowmobile

Visited December 2013 Day 7 Our final day in Lapland was of 2 main activities, Snowmobile to the Ice Hotel, and our second Lights over Lapland Photography Tour. For our snowmobile adventure, we first had to head on to the tour office to change into our overalls before we were brought out of the city…