Monthly Archives: July 2013

Eurotrip Interlude 4: Skyview’s view of the sky (and city)

Because literally ones of you asked, here is the video of the 17.5 minute ascent and descent from inside Skyview‘s gondola at Stockholm’s Ericsson Globe. Advertisements

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Eurotrip Interlude 3: Aquaria speed run

Because I could, here is a speed run of Stockholm’s Aquaria Vattenmuseum.  True, it isn’t a video game, nor is it performed as fast as possible, but I am giving you the chance to spend seven and a half minutes … Continue reading

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Eurotrip Part 14: Higher, smarter, wetter

In the district of Johanneshov, south of Stockholm, lies the Ericsson Globe, the world’s largest hemispherical building.  It also represents the Sun in the Sweden Solar System.  It was my bad luck that on the day I visited to ride … Continue reading

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Eurotrip Part 13: Buildings noble, royal, and flagship

The previous day was spent mostly in the company of animals, today we will study that which separates us from nature – architecture.  My hotel room has a view of Stockholm City Hall, which is where the (non-peace) Nobel Prize … Continue reading

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