Tag Archive: hike

My first walk around beautiful West Lake, Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China.

After days of rain.

A promise of spring! There was a sound of moving water everywhere I went! Very relaxing. These two were not the best friends. And finally…I saw some blue sky! The sun could not… Continue reading

A walk in the fog.

On my walk today we had a wet blanket of fog over Gothenburg, Sweden. The fog wet the tree so they were dripping, felt like rain. A peaceful day in Hisingsparken. Ducks resting… Continue reading

Todays walk, with a promise of spring!

I walked around Hökälla, Gothenburg, Sweden. Still icy in the shadow. Got a feeling of spring with the sun, although I know we can have backlashes of snow all trough April! Crow. Blue… Continue reading

Hawk Owl / Hökuggla

Last weekend came a rare visitor to Gunnestorp mosse, Hisingsparken,Gothenburg, Sweden. A Hawk Owl normally not seen this far south decided to stay here. The local newspaper wrote about it. I do not… Continue reading

Frosty week!

Apples still on the tree! My walks this week has been very cold but beautiful! Ice! Ice on the pond. Slätta damm, Hisingsparken, Gothenburg, Sweden Frost in our garden.

Fall memories.

The leaves has all fallen to the ground now! Hisingsparken, Gothenburg, Sweden One morning there was ice. 4 p.m and the dark hits us! Luckily the trails in our park has light until… Continue reading

Evening walk while the sun sets.

    Hisingsparken, Gothenburg, Sweden     Decided to climb the south peak.  

The world biggest ship, Majestic Maersk, visiting Gothenburg, Sweden.

Parked the car at Klippan and walked alongside the Göta river towards the sea. The other side of the river (my last post was about a walk there.) The Älvsborg bridge. Walking under… Continue reading

Things I love with fall!

The changing colors of the leaves! The fresh air! Sour, but beautiful! Morning dew. Rainbow. Chanterelles! Sun! My neighbor inviting me into her garden to pick plums!

Evening walk, Lillebyhöjd, Torslanda, Sweden

Following a trail I have not walked earlier… The fall is coming closer. After a small climb I got a glimpse of the sea! Poison mushrooms, It has been to dry for the… Continue reading

A morning walk, picking blackberries for breakfast.

There are plenty of wild blackberries in the forrest now. The only catch is…they sting you! I look as I was in a fight with an angry cat! Behind the bushes there was… Continue reading

Björkö, Gothenburg, Sweden.

A short drive from home we entered the ferry to the island Björkö. Left the car and followed a hike on the north side. Beautiful views! Climbed up to this view point at… Continue reading

Wild flowers

  After 3 weeks with only sun the lawns started to look tired! This morning we finally had a thunderstorm. I went out for a walk in the fresh humid air!   Used… Continue reading

A lovely summer day in Jönköping, Sweden.

We have 2 sons living in the city Jönköping. They took us around touristing during the weekend. The first day we visited Visingsö as I showed in my previous post. Evening we walked… Continue reading

Kippholmen, Hisingen, Gothenburg, Sweden

A wonderful place to spend a sunny summer day! The hedge did not make this winter but every other flower was at its best. This is where the river, Norde älv, meets the… Continue reading

Last week in the park, Hisingsparken, Gothenburg, Sweden

The nature is changing so fast now so these pictures I took last week already feels dated! The Anamone nemorosa (vitsippa) is showing the last flowers. A wild cherry with buds. Gunnestorp mosse.… Continue reading

A very slow spring!

Ducks and canadian goose in the pond. Gunnestorg mosse, Hisingsparken,Gothenburg. Male Goldeneye, (Knipand)) Slätta damm, Hisingsparken,Gothenburg. Pollen season start! Oak tree in the sun. Willow with “kittens” Cherry – No blossom yet. Tuve… Continue reading

Decided to climb the north peak in Hisingsparken, Gothenburg Sweden.

The sky was so clear and yet there is no leaves so I decided this is the best day to climb this peak! A chair for resting. In the tree tops! MY LEGS… Continue reading

All the leaves and colors are gone!

  It is getting darker every day now, and a lot of rain. We are closing in of winter! It is hard to find time for a walk between the rains in my… Continue reading

Managed to miss these sunny photos in my last post!

Another fall walk in Hisingsparken, Gothenburg, Sweden

I know…I am kind of repeating myself! But it was just one more beautiful fall day! Even the pine trees are shedding!

Lots of rain makes lots of chanterelles!

I almost stepped on a big toad! I found plenty of funnel chanterelles. Just love it! Had to stand up and stretch my back for a while….and happened to look around….could that yellow… Continue reading

The Botanical garden and Änggårdsbergen, Gothenburg, Sweden

Had a nice  fall walk with a good friend in the Botanical Garden The Rock garden. View Linnestaden. View Slottskogen. View Eriksberg. View Rudalen. View Frölunda and Rudalen. Plastic!?! or what?

This morning we woke up to frost!

A rosebud, Schneewittchen, I planted just a couple of weeks ago. I guess I will have to wait until next year to se the flower. (We planted Schneewittchen at 2 other houses we… Continue reading

Afternoon walk around a small lake, Alafors, Sweden

Ladder for swimmers. We have had a lot of rain lately! The reason we are here: Our daughter is playing soccer. The girls had 1 hour warm up while we took our walk.… Continue reading

Fall. Hisingsparken and Tuve, Gothenburg, Sweden

Rose hip. Saturday morning the pond was like a mirror! My Grandmas washing machine! The frost will hit the flowers a night soon now. Funnel chanterelles.

Linne’staden – Haga, Gothenburg, Sweden

Linne’gatan, Gothenburg ,Sweden Almost all houses old beautiful stone houses! Oskar Fredrik Church.   I went by tram to my hairdresser, but I love to walk one way! Haga Nygata, Gothenburg, Sweden. Allmost… Continue reading

Morning walk in a wonderful fall sun!

Gunnestorp mosse, Hisingsparken, Gothenburg, Sweden. Slätta damm, Hisingsparken, Gothenburg, Sweden. With the clear sky I decided to climb the south peak! Climbing…. climbing…. The color of the heather is fading. Poisonous “fly mushroom” Up… Continue reading

Trees on my walk. Hisingsparken, Gothenburg.

The leaves are starting to fall,  no frost yet so it is still very green. I decided to look up in the trees today! The birches (sw. björk) are starting to change to yellow.… Continue reading