Tag Archives Sweden

Taking stock of Sweden

by Saturday, April 20, 2019

Interview with Phillippa Grogan:  Sweden. I've been to the capital, Stockholm, twice and I'd like to discover more. The city stretches across fourteen islands, and I love its architecture, light and food. It's European but distinctively unlike what you usually find in countries like France and Italy. So, when I go to these more northern, exotic places, I ...

The incidental tourist: Peter Doherty, Nobel Prize winner

by Saturday, September 8, 2018

Favourite travel destination is... London: great theatre, music, art galleries, bookshops and museums. Major priority is to visit the Tate, especially the Turner Gallery, the Tate Modern across the river and the National Portrait Gallery. Even if science turned you off at school, check out the National Science Museum at South Kensington: terrific stuff on ...