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Jun 21, 2011 - Af Chapman Ship, Stockholm, Sweden

Well upon arrival at Stockholm airport it was apparent Skye was not well.Feeling very shaky and a little irrational she started to get the staggers.She started to get a bit irrational so upon arriving at the wrong terminal she found a seat and sat down.I took off to try to retrieve our luggage at another terminal.After running all the way and struggling back to where I left Skye she wasn't there.A security guard approached me and asked me to follow him.Here i find Skye being attended to by Paramedics in a medical room.They were quite...

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Jun 20, 2011 - Old Church Town, Gammelstad, Sweden

After the shambles of Sammi culture tour we proceeded to Gammelstad which was originally the main city up here but was moved 10 km and called Lulea.This place was just a Church but by law all people in surrounding districts had to attend.Some people had to travel far so they built cabins around the church for over night stays.Each village built in their own place so they could be together and you could tell where they came from if you knew where they built.They are still there today some 500 years old and still used by the church goers.We...

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Jun 19, 2011 - Sami Tour, Gammelstad, Sweden

Wow, what a night last night :) I have no need to remind myself how lucky I have ben in the last 15 years to have traveled so, met so many interesting people and have seen such amazing sights. This morning was leisurely, I am glad I planned it that way as half way through my hot shower in the tree sauna I was singing to myself whilst looking out the window, then.... the water stopped. I was stuck with shampoo in my hair and was to face stepping out into the cold morning air and wilderness like a damsel in distress looking for a...

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