Uppsala – Day 2

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Uppsala – Day 2

Yesterday it was warm and sunny so I decided to take a (long) walk through the city. But before that I learned how to play Kubb, a Swedish lawn game.

Afterwards I walked down the Fyris river (Fyrisån)…

… and back to get to the castle which is located on top of a small hill. You can see the botanic gardens from the courtyard.

It seems like Sweden is a biking nation. Everybody is cycling around – I hope it will be the same in Vienna in the future!

At the university I discovered the Swedish version of Lost+Found… (gloves on a string)

Back in the city centre I joined the local students on the waterside promenade to relax and take a little sunbath.

2016-12-15T12:38:24+00:00 April 15th, 2011|Categories: Personal, Photos, Street, Travel|Tags: , , , , , , |2 Comments

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Helmut Steiner is a professional photographer, software engineer and food addict living and working in Vienna, Austria. He loves to shoot with natural light but also experiments a lot in his studio in Lower Austria. He is known for his panoramic prints of nature and mountain scenes which are taken while exploring and travelling our beautiful planet.


  1. Kristina 27 Apr ’11 at 1:38 AM - Reply

    very nice pictures!
    But where did you get karlovačko beer in Sweden? 🙂

    • Helmut 28 Apr ’11 at 11:29 PM

      At Systembolaget of course… 😀

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