Stockholm and Uppsala. Travel in photos

Historic and cultural sites, architecture

Idre ski resort

The next morning, before Breakfast, I went to survey the surrounding landscape.

Idre ski resort

In a large area adjacent to the ski slopes, scattered guest houses of different sizes.

Idre ski resort

The resort was not so empty, although, of course, now stop there not fans of winter sports, but just the travellers - in the morning they again went to the trip.

Швеция. Idre ski resort

Compared to a cloudy but very warm day here in Stockholm it was chilly - no more than +10. Still Idre much further North and is located at an altitude of 600 meters.

Idre ski resort

Even more surprising was to see in these parts of the flowering plants in late summer.

Idre ski resort

On stony ground there were even mushrooms.

Idre ski resort

The сentral part of the resort - here is the administration, restaurant, residential buildings and houses, gym, sauna, swimming pool. In summer, tourists are offered horse riding and Hiking trails around the surrounding mountain peaks.

Idre ski resort

Long puzzled - what kind of athletic fields...it turned out - for practicing golf strokes.

Idre ski resort

The territory is decorated with sculptures depicting local animals.

Idre ski resort

Moose almost as a living.

Idre ski resort

The surrounding nature is very similar to our Ural.

Idre ski resort

Not bright flovers,

Idre ski resort

Forrest berry.

Idre ski resort

The landscape is also very similar to ours, the same low, forested mountains, typical of the Middle Urals.

Idre ski resort

A strange building made of poles arranged in the roots of a fallen tree.

Idre ski resort

Having breathed the purest air, I returned to the hotel, where I was waiting for a hearty Breakfast. We then continued our journey towards Norway, the border with which is just a few kilometers to the west.