Tag Archives: Stockholm Archipelago

A hard day at the office! (62º54.6’N, 18°27.1’E)

My true quest finally began in earnest as I left Sundsvall on a rainy, grey afternoon with flecks of rain in the air. James and Tara had left, leaving me to focus on one of my lifetime ambitions: reaching the … Continue reading

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Almost heaven…

Finally I have reached the island of Orrön, the home of Axel and Clare. As I have written before, Axel was sailing his catamaran with Mark, from Lubeck to his family’s island in the Stockholm Archipelago, when I met them … Continue reading

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An outcast of the Islands…

Just when I thought it couldn’t get more beautiful… I am writing from a tiny group of islands on the edge of the Stockholm Archipelago of which, Huvudskär is the largest. It is now the beginning of my third day … Continue reading

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Nor’ East by North…

I am writing from Kalmar on the East coast of Sweden… What a difference a slight shift in the wind can make; Hell or Heaven, it’s as simple as that. After a delightful sail from Bornholm to the really beautiful, … Continue reading

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