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The Royal Mounds – Uppsala, Sweden

The Royal Mounds – Uppsala, Sweden

It feels like I took these photos a lifetime ago, but I thought it was time to write some more about when I visited The Royal Mounds in February. A friend had told me about The Royal Mounds and it’s area with archaeological remains and I obviously had to go there when I took a day trip to Uppsala on my own. Since I’m the type of person who thinks it’s possible to walk everywhere I decided to skip the…

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Uppsala Cathedral – Uppsala, Sweden

Uppsala Cathedral – Uppsala, Sweden

One of the biggest tourist attractions in Uppsala has to be Uppsala Cathedral. I took a day trip to Uppsala in February and the cathedral was obviously on top of the list of things I wanted to see. The cathedral was built in the 13th century and has been used for the coronation for almost every Swedish monarch since then. The cathedral is also the final resting place for famous Swedes as Gustav Vasa and Carl von Linné which means…

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Travel Diary: Uppsala

Travel Diary: Uppsala

The day before my life turned upside down, I took a spontaneous trip to Uppsala. I just really wanted to explore some new scenery and I realised that I’ve never really been to Uppsala which is only like 40 minutes away from Stockholm with the train. Said and done, I bought train tickets the evening before and on the 13th of February, I took a morning train to Uppsala. I took a train which arrived just before sunrise so I…

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