On the road

A mother & daughters mini weekend road-trip. Reconnecting with places very familiar, yet, at the same time, unexplored. Things have changed, people have left us, but we want to stay attached to this beautiful part of the world called Hälsingland.

I swam in the same waters where my grandfather used to enjoy summer in a different century already. I did not know that Vallvik was such a beautiful spot.

vallvikblomvallvikWe walked around the streets of small town Söderhamn, noticing the traces of a more glorious past blending in with its present. soderhamnenviewofsoderhamnWe loved the Central Hotel dating back to 1878, despite its not very telling facade. A fairly random choice that added value to the whole experience….

hotelochbarWe queued for dinner by the sea at restaurant Albertina and enjoyed the charm of coastal Skärså. 

farstubrobryggaskarsaThe meal was anticipated with some rye crispbread to the great joy of one of us…knackebrodhelsingeostkaka…and rounded up with slices of ‘Hälsinge ostkaka’ hidden under a layer of warm cloudberry sauce.

 Oh, we want to visit again soon for more of everything!

 

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