Catherine’s Food Tour

Catherine’s Food Tour Food Tour Guide Gunilla Blixt takes Catherine to food hall – Hötorgshallen and Bakery & Spice at St:Eriksplan.  She will taste the following foods – Pickled herring, Sherry wine herring, Gravlax with mustard sauce and an aquavit at a seafood stall. Reindeer, brown bear and moose sausage at a game and venison store. Fish soup, Toast Skagen (an open-faced shrimp sandwich), ’Stekt strömming på knäckebröd’ Fried fresh…

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Stockholm, Sweden

Stockholm is the capital of Sweden and the most populous city in the Nordic countries; 952,058 people live in the municipality, approximately 1.5 million in the urban area and 2.3 million in the metropolitan area. The city stretches across fourteen islands where Lake Mälaren flows into the Baltic Sea.  Just outside the city and along the coast is the island chain of the Stockholm archipelago. Stockholm is the cultural, media,…

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Gap of Dunloe, Co. Kerry

The Gap of Dunloe is a narrow mountain pass forged between the MacGillycuddy Reeks and Purple Mountain by glacial flows. The river running through the gap is the river Loe from where the Gap gets it’s name. The Gap begins at Kate Kearney’s Cottage. The road, narrow in many places, winds through the pass and descends into The Black Valley passing five lakes, Coosaun Lough, Black Lake, Cushnavally Lake, Auger Lake and Black Lough. Within easy walking distance from Kate Kearney’s cottage is a picturesque old bridge known as the ‘Wishing Bridge’. It is said that wishes made here really do come true! The Gap is approximately 11 km from north to south. You can hire a jaunting car (horse drawn wagon) to travel through the Pass and take a boat back…

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Season 3 Episode 2 – Where We Went