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    137 | Mini-Sven in Valparaiso

    Hello!
    We've headed out to the coast and gone to Valparaiso and Vina del mar.  The beaches were amazing.  This is one of the most popular tourist places for visitors to Chile. &n

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    Updated by mini-sven Posted over 6 years ago.

    136 | Mini-Sven in Santiago

    Hello!
    We had a great time skiing and we're now back out of the mountains and have made it to Santiago.  Santiago is the capital city of Chile, is also known as Santiago de Chile and ...

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    Updated by mini-sven Posted over 6 years ago.

    135 | Mini-Sven skiing in Chile

    Hello!
    We've moved on to Chile and of course where there are mountains I have to go and see if you can ski!  I miss the snow, so we hit the hills at the Valle Nevado ski resort.  I ...

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    Feed 157ms nevado
     
    Updated by mini-sven Posted over 6 years ago.

    134 | Mini-Sven in Bolivia

    Hello!

    A new year and a new country. :) We're in La Paz in Bolivia.  Not a long trip, just a quick visit to the capital city.  It's a city with some amazing views, on ...

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    Updated by mini-sven Posted over 6 years ago.

    133 | Mini-Sven at Machu Picchu

    Hello!
    We've trekked over to Machu Picchu.  It's a wonderful Inca ruin situated 2430 meters above sea level.  People think that it was built as an estate for the emperor Pachacuti, ...

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    Feed 144ms machupicchu
     
    Updated by mini-sven Posted almost 7 years ago.

    132 | Mini-Sven on the Lares Trek

    Morning!
    \r\nWe've been trekking.  It was really hard work, but really worth it!  The Lares trek is four days long and the views have been amazing.  The mountains were very ...

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    Feed 143ms lares
     
    Updated by mini-sven Posted almost 7 years ago.

    131 | Mini-Sven at Sacsayhuamán

    Hello,
    \r\nWe've travelled over to Sacsayhuamán.  It's an amazing walled complex.  What is amazing about it is that it was made without any mortar. I tried to climb the ...

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    Updated by mini-sven Posted almost 7 years ago.

    130 | Mini-Sven at the 12-sided stone

    Hello!
    \r\nI'm still here in Peru and we're seeing all sorts of Inca Ruins. We've come to Cuszco and the 12-sided stone.  It's a really important stone and well guarded.  It was ...

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    Feed 141ms inca
     
    Updated by mini-sven Posted almost 7 years ago.

    129 | Mini-Sven in the Colca Canyon

    Hello!
    \r\nSo we left Arequipa, took the Patampampa pass and went to the Colca Canyon. It's a reallt large canyon, larger than the Grand Canyon in America, nearly twice as deep!  Lots ...

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    Feed 140ms colca
     
    Updated by mini-sven Posted almost 7 years ago.

    128 | Mini-Sven in Aquipa

    Hello!
    We're travelled to Arequipa in Peru now, this travelling is definitely hard work and I've got a long way to travel yet!  From Arequipa we travelled to the Pata Pampa pass, I felt ...

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    Feed 139ms arequipa
     
    Updated by mini-sven Posted almost 7 years ago.

    127 | Mini-Sven and the Nazca Lines

    Hello!

    Our journey has taken us to the Nazca Lines and the Nazca Ruins.  The lines were really pretty and you could only really see them from the air.  It's thought that ...

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    Feed 138ms nazca
     
    Updated by mini-sven Posted almost 7 years ago.

    126 | Mini-Sven in Lima

    Hello!
    \r\nAfter a really long journey we've made it all the way over to Peru.  I thought I might try to find a teddy friend that everyone knows - Paddington Bear, he lives in deepest ...

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    Feed 136ms lima
     
    Updated by mini-sven Posted almost 7 years ago.

    125 | Mini-Sven on the road again

    Morning all!
    \r\nI'm finally off on the road again on a really, really large adventure.  I'll not say too much yet, but there are plenty of countries and plenty of adventures coming up. &n

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    Feed 135ms heathrow
     
    Updated by mini-sven Posted almost 7 years ago.

    124 | Mini-Sven at Lapp Dånalds (again!)

    Hello!
    \r\nWe've now finished our wonderful ski tour.  Of course we tried to stop off at Lapp Dånalds, again.  You can never turn down an opportunity to go for a Lapp Burger. &n

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    Feed 134ms lappdonalds
     
    Updated by mini-sven Posted about 7 years ago.

    123 | Mini-Sven at Kebnekaise (again)

    Hello!
    \r\nWe're really getting through the trail now and we've reached the base of Kebnekaise.  I seem to have been here quite a lot in the past few years!  We reached here on ...

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    Feed 133ms keb
     
    Updated by mini-sven Posted about 7 years ago.

    122 | Mini-Sven at Singi

     Hello!
    \r\nWe've made it as far south on the Kings Trail as we're going to go now before we turn east and towards the highest mountain in Sweden.  I remember staying at the Singi ...

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    Feed 132ms singi
     
    Updated by mini-sven Posted about 7 years ago.

    121 | Mini-Sven on the Kings Trail

    Hello!
    \r\nWe're having wonderful weather up in the Artic Circle.  I was getting quite tired with my little legs, so today I hitched a ride in the back of our guide's pulk.  It was ...

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    Feed 131ms alesjaure
     
    Updated by mini-sven Posted about 7 years ago.

    120 | Mini-Sven Skiing from Abiskojaure

    Hello,
    \r\nDay two for us was a really long day, 22 kilometers from Abiskojaure to Alesjaure.  We had to climb a really steep hill, so it was definitely time for a coffee break!  I ...

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    Feed 130ms abiskojaure
     
    Updated by mini-sven Posted about 7 years ago.

    119 | Mini-Sven Goes Ski Touring

    Hello!
    \r\nI've been on a wonderful trip!  (I've been back a little while now though!)  I've been back up to the Arctic Circle to catch the very last of this seasons snow.  I've

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    Feed 129ms abisko
     
    Updated by mini-sven Posted about 7 years ago.

    118 | Mini-Sven meets the Metal Man

    Hello!
    \r\nI had a lovely time in the Netherlands.  I found some clogs that were the perfect fit for me, but to be honest they weren't as comfortable as Swedish clogs, so I didn't get ...

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    Feed 129ms hague2
     
    Updated by mini-sven Posted over 7 years ago.

    117 | Mini-Sven in the Hague

    Hello!
    I've travelled down to The Hague for a quick trip.  It's very flat here and not really enough snow, but it is where the third large city in The Netherlands and where the ...

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    Feed 128ms hague1
     
    Updated by mini-sven Posted over 7 years ago.

    116 | Mini-Sven in Jokkmokk

    Evening all!
    \r\nI'm back on home turf again and back in Sweden.  I've gone right up to the Arctic Circle to a town called Jokkmokk where they have a famous

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    Feed 127ms jokkmokk
     
    Updated by mini-sven Posted over 7 years ago.

    115 | Mini-Sven in New York

    Evening,
    I've travelled over the pond to the big US of A.  A really wonderful city to go and visit.  I climbed the Empire State building, saw the statue of liberty and um, suffered ...

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    Feed 126ms ny
     
    Updated by mini-sven Posted over 7 years ago.

    114 | Mini-Sven in Falun

    Evening,
    \r\nIt's now winter, so of course I have to go and find some snow!  We went on up to Falun to find some snow and skiing.  Although I think I did enjoy having a coffee at ...

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    Feed 125ms falun
     
    Updated by mini-sven Posted over 7 years ago.

    113 | Mini-Sven's Birthday Celebrations

    Hello!
    \r\nAt Christmas I celebrated a very important birthday, so I had lots of friends over, including my very good friend Sven.  We had a lovely large Birthday cake and then went on ...

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    Updated by mini-sven Posted over 7 years ago.

    112 | Mini-Sven Celebrates Christmas

     Evening All,
    \r\nI've been having a lovely time pottering about, so it's time I updated everyone on what I've been up to for the last few months!  I had a wonderful christmas.  

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    Updated by mini-sven Posted over 7 years ago.

    111 | Mini-Sven in Belfast

    Morning all!
    This is my last stop on my whirlwind tour of Ireland and Northern Ireland.  We've travelled from the bottom to the top and are now back in the United Kingdom again in ...

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    Feed 122ms belfast
     
    Updated by mini-sven Posted over 7 years ago.

    110 | Mini-Sven in Dingle

    Morning all!

    We've travelled out to the Dingle Peninsula.  It's really gorgeous out here, with the view of the Atlantic Ocean.  We didn't see Fungi the dolphin ...

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    Feed 121ms dingle
     
    Updated by mini-sven Posted over 7 years ago.

    109 | Mini-Sven in Cork

     Morning!
    \r\nFrom Blarney we went into the City of Cork - which means Swamp in Irish.  I can quite see how it got it's name.  Although it's a lovely city, and I'm loving ...

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    Feed 120ms cork
     
    Updated by mini-sven Posted over 7 years ago.

    108 | Mini-Sven and the Blarney Stone

    Morning all,
    \r\nI'm on a brand new adventure - Ireland!  The one place that you absolutely have to visit in Ireland is Blarney Castle and the Blarney Stone!  If you kiss the ...

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    Feed 119ms blarney
     
    Updated by mini-sven Posted over 7 years ago.