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Chasing Childhood Memories

I visited Storsjöbadet outside Östersund in May, 2015

I still remember going to Storsjöbadet, an aqua park outside Östersund, Sweden, when I was younger. I remember the anticipation of going there, this almost limitless place of fun water activities. How I would spend the entire day there, trying all the slides, swimming in all the pools, trying the slides again. When I was younger it was one of my favorite places to visit, the problem was that it was a four-hour car ride away, and in another country. It must be twenty years since the last time I was there.

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Spring has come to Östersund

I visited Östersund and witnessed its spring bloom in May 2015

Today we went to Storsjöbadet, an aqua park just outside Östersund. Instead of tking the bus there, we decidd to walk along the lake. It was a beautiful day, flowers started to appear on the forest floor. I did not mind we got lost and took a five kilometer long detour.

Here are some pictures from our walk today. As we walkdthrough th forest, the ground was covered in beautiful flowers. It seems that spring finally has come to Östersund.

Spring in Östersund

Flowers are blooming in the forest

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