Sweden – From a beautiful beach to a fortress

Screeching seagulls, an amazing coast walk and a Danish fortress: not for nothing Varberg was nominated as one of the most favorite summer places of Sweden in 2013. The 200 year old tradition of health treatments is still in the air today. Its greatest witness is the historical cold bathhouse along the beach.  With its Moorish architecture and the…

Texel – stormy island feelings in the North of Holland

Two meters altitude and 160 km2 of pure nature – that’s the biggest Frisian island, Texel. Having been living in Holland already since 9 years, actually means to finally take the time and go there for a couple of days. We chose the small village of Julianadorp as starting point and rented a beautiful house at the beach. From…

Tallinn – Coasting by bike

Sunshine, 22°C and a light breeze from the sea – are there better conditions for biking along the coast?  So it was a fast decision to walk to the old city center of Tallinn and to rent two bikes at City Bike Tallinn. Our Estonian biking ‘adventure’ could begin. Once moving out of the city and leaving the cruise…