The Far North of Europe
Part 1 Stockholm and Finnish Lapland.
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In August 2004 we took a long road trip to the North of Europe. The first stop was a few days in Stockholm.
|pic 1||View on the old town of Stockholm from the stadhuset|
|pic 2||The gold room inside the magnificent stadhuset|
|pic 3||Scene at the drugstore in Skansen|
|Pic 4||The Vaasa; an absolute must-see|
|Pic 5||'An angel of light' in the one of the many churches|
It was a long drive from Stockholm up to Rovaniemi, the
capital of Finnish Lapland. After a short stop there we went on to Inari,
in the north west.
|Pic 6||View on Lake Inari|
|Pic 7||The wilderness of Lapland|
|Pic 8||View from the top of Otsamo Fjell|
|pic 9||You can't really miss them: reindeers|
|pic 10||Another shot from Otsamo Fjell, near Inari|
|pic 11||Another animal you are likely to spot: the Moose|
|pic 12||Inside Lemmenjokki National Park|
|pic 13||View over the Lemmenjokki valley|
|pic 14||A traditionally dressed lappi woman in front of a lappi hut|
|pic 15||At the husky farm|
From Finnish Lapland we drove to Norwegian Lapland