This Week in Music #29 – So, Who Else Got Two Summers in a Row??

Before I jump into the music, I want to quickly apologise for the massive delay in my travel posts going up. I had troubles with publishing my Estonia post a couple of months ago, where I ended up having the entire post deleted. Basically when I hit ‘publish’, it failed to publish, and upon returning back to the previous screen, it autosaved – but an autosave without any of the content. It…

Spring Journey – Part 4 – Helsinki, Finland.

After a few great days in Stockholm I set sail for Helsinki, Finland on a Viking line cruise. The cruise ship took about 16 hours to reach Helsinki, and had a fantastic array of amenities, even though it was quite expensive at 80 EUR it did include a night’s stay on the ship (with my own room), access to all the onboard activities (sauna, cringeworthy cabaret, etc.), and I even caught…

Spring Journey – Part 3 – Stockholm, Sweden.

Musical accompaniment for this post – ABBA – Knowing Me, Knowing You (it always had to be ABBA) I expected Stockholm to be like a fridge left open – in spite of all the light spilling out, still oppressively cold. It was therefore to my delight that I found three days of sun in Stockholm, which rendered forth six hours a day of 12 degree weather. I was even so brave as to venture…