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Tack för en fantastisk semester (slightly off-topic)

Hej,

Last week, I came back from an amazing holiday in beautiful Sverige. I was in Lapland / Laponia, to be exact, where I was hiking on the famous Kungsleden from Abisko to Vakkotavare.

I only started learning Swedish here on Duolingo about a month before my holiday, so it really wasn't enough to hold up a conversation. But I was seriously surprised about how much I already could understand, even from people talking. When it comes to myself talking... well... "Ursäkta, jag talar inte Svenska" and "ett kaffe, tack" will get you through :D

The Swedish people I met were all extremely nice, helpful and welcoming, especially the stugvärdar along the way. In addition to the amazing, unbelievably beautiful landscape you get to see, this made for a fantastic and unforgettable holiday.

Tack så mycket, Sverige!

P.S: If anyone's interested, I'd like to share some impressions from the hike (I'm no photographer, so don't expect much) and I'd like to send a request to the Swedish people in general: Please preserve your landscapes and protect their nature! It's absolutely worth it.

https://www.flickr.com/photos/134886086@N05/sets/72157656265884212

August 10, 2015

5 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/otsogutxi

Your photos are amazing!

August 10, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/Tehed

Thanks! I'm glad you liked them :)

August 10, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/quantmeyer

Tack för bilderna! De är så vacker!

August 10, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/Carlozzo

Fantastiska foton :)

August 11, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/TheSlavLad

Jättevacker bilder!

August 12, 2015
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