Tag Archive: hiking

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

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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

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!

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

We are cute, and we know it! Björlanda, Gothenburg,Sweden.

Lately I have found a close by farm, Björlanda gård, that raise Highland cattle and sell the meat. They are outside all year around on land close to the sea. Wintertime they move… 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

Outdoors exploding !

Stretching out! Gotta move fast over the road! I think this is a pear tree. Gunnestorps mosse, Hisingsparken, Gothenburg, Sweden. Everything is SO beautiful! “Murder snail” not native in Sweden…We are enemies in… 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

Just loving spring!

Morning walks are just amazing with the birds singing and everything finally starting to grow. Wood sorrel (harsyra) the kids like to eat it like sour candy! Anemone nemorosa (vitsippa) cover the light forrest… 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

Ice, cold winds, where is spring?

The last month has been terrible cold and windy! NO spring in sight! Bullfinch in my neighbors tree. Kids playing at the ice. Slätta damm, Hisingsparken, Gothenburg, Sweden The old Tuve church. Still… Continue reading

A short walk in a cruel wind! Gottskär, Onsala, Sweden.

  I do not think the ice is good for the boat!?   The sun broke trough, but the wind was still COLD! Loved this house! Looks like “Villa Villerkulla” (The house of… Continue reading