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Aug 11, 2014 - Exploring Kungshamn and Smögen

Despite the wind and some threatening clouds we spent the day exploring Kungshamn and the Smögen the two local towns. In Kungshamn we visited the local tourist office and got some suggestions for walks etc before exploring the harbour. It was just beautiful with the red rock inlets and loads of boats. To get to Smögen on a separate rocky island we had to cross a bridge with a view point over the islands. Great views. Smögen was a lot more touristy the main part of town was alongside the long quay known as Smögenbryggan. Walking along the...

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Aug 10, 2014 - Move to Kungshamn

We left the Varberg area and headed north once again. Our destination this time was Kungshamn on the Bohuslan coast about fifty miles north of Gothenburg. As we headed north the scenery started to change from gentle farmland to wooded and rugged with granite rock outcrops. We felt we were driving back in Canada –welcome home! Kungshamn sits at the end of one of the many peninsulas on this coast. Leaving the motorway we were on ordinary roads but again excellent. There was only one narrow bit over a bridge across an inlet and the scenery was...

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