We visited the nature reserve at Nynäs
Today it was the first sunny day, in several days. We went to Nynäs nature reserve for some hiking. I return here every year but it is always amazing. I always like the stunning view, climbing up a small mountain. Our walk began at the castle and we walked past a bed and breakfast. We arrived at the lake and started climbing. It is a rather small mountain so we where done quickly.
Beginning beside the castle:
We passed a small spring:
Many people visit the Bed and Breakfast every year, beside the house is the lake, a bridge and a small boat:
We had climbed all the way up the mountain and got a great view over the Bed and Breakfast, a wonderful old house:
On our way back, we returned to the castle:
When you visit Nynäs you can also go inside the castle and look at the exhibition, there is also a great restaurant and a garden shop with plants.
If you prefer to go for a longer hike, there is a great path of Sörmlandsleden that is about 30 km, you can start by Nynäs Castle. We walked that path last year and had one overnight in our tent. I promise you a wonderful experience and great nature all the way:-)
To read more about Nynäs, the castle and the surrounding area please visit nynasslott.se
Another wonderful weekend has come to an end
This weekend was amazing, first days of spring with sun and a stunning blue sky. We went out for a short hike, for some time in the sun and to eat some food outdoors.
We had a really wonderful weekend out there in the sun, with small projects like making a fire and cooking lunch:-) Hot chocolate is a must for my familiy on such hiking trip.
After lunch we went looking at the amazing views around the lake. This lake is called Nävsjön and is a great place to visit all year. There were people out on the lake, fishing, I would not have gone out on the ice, but I guess they knew what they where doing.
Reflecting sun, slowly melting the ice.
The ice is melting fast and I wonder how long it is possible to sit on the ice for fishing.
Nature is a great artist, I think the color mix is stunning and spot on or what do you think?
Friday evening -the skies salute the weekend
This Friday evening the sky is spectacular, the light falls in through the clouds and make a wonderful pattern.
A celebration for the weekend.
I am amazed by the colourful sky as a contrast to the grey winter day.
I can´t think of a better way to start of a new year. I love the cold crispy air and snowy landscapes. Unfortunately most snow is gone now, we have had rain… I can still feel how great it was hiking in the cold sunny day. There was a lot energy in the air. Its an incomparable source of happiness:)
Below there is some more photos from our hike the other day.
Seascape in November sun
Earth is such a beautiful place. Every time I’m outdoors, near the sea or in the forest I feel calm and I feel trust in something bigger than us. Nature is calming and healing, as always. I have spent far to much time inside lately, busy studying. I learn a lot but I never calm down enough:D Its no big effort to go outdoors for a few hours, its so worth it and I’m aware of that. Still i don’t prioritise it a lot. But today it happened, I went outdoors all day in the warming november sun. Now I’m fileld with a lot of new energy and can go on studying for hours:) Have a wonderful weekend<3
Lovely walk in the forest
The forest is my favourite place, next to my other favourite: the sea, of course…
Every season has its charm: winter, spring, summer and autumn! Love the change in colours and weather. Soon winter will arrive and I hope we will get a lot of snow this year:) Snow make the world a bit more magic and I think we all need some magic in our lives, or what do you think?
But for today I enjoy the last pictures of wonderful autumn colours, which I think will do just fine! Glad for my trips outdoors, they bring me a lot of energy.
So please enjoy some yellow and bright colours:
Time for refueling
I have to stop by here to show you some photos from my “Tuesday refueling hike”:) Yes I managed to get a Tuesday hike, in between som examinations and other tasks to complete.
It was an amazing day. The weather at the moment was all gray. But no wind, no rain, and a bit dark… But what I found outdoors was stillness and wonderful autumn colors. It was like nature was waiting for something to happen, the mood was a bit strange.
It really felt peace and calmness, just walking around in the forest, watching a calm lake in our way.
We where hiking at Sörmlandsleden, a hiking trail that is about 1000 km long, this part was about 10 km and is situated around a lake called Nävsjön. A very beautiful place, every season.
I have spent a week at Crete in Greece. Now I’m back home and ready for new challenges:) My photo this week is taken in the Topolia ravin. At this place I looked up and down… It was really a lot of nice views there.
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Time for recreation and recovery
Last weekend we finally got out hiking, after a long winter. This winter I have been studying full time and working, also full time. That means hardly no time for recovery. I have been longing for some time of, and finally I have got it:)
We planned for a hike during to days on Sormlandsleden, a 1000 km long hiking trail in magic landscape. We brought a tent for camping and took of. Absolute, 100 procent freedom -for me. We crossed through the forest, passed near some cows in a meadow. The main part of this trail (we walked 18 km) was following the coast by the Baltic sea, which mean some awesome views.
We found a calm and silent place to camp, far from the nearest house. Close to the sea and with a small beach just beside our camp site.
A calm evening, and we spent some time just relaxing and reading.
The most amazing experience on this hike was waking up to a clear, blue sky. The only thing that broke the silence was some birds:)
The weekend was awesome and we will do it again as soon as possible! Camping in nature brings magic to a tired soul:)
The greatest art
There never will be any greater artist than nature itself. The reflection is wonderful, blurry and abstract with absolutely amazing mix of colors. I never get bored of watching the fantastic creations of mother nature:)
Time of in the blue
I selldom get out in the forest these days. I’m very busy, working and studying full time… Not much photos or blogging… I will be back in about sex weeks, when school is of for the summer. I hope you stay and return here when I have mor time again.
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Well, last Sunday I took some time of to visit the forest. I know a place where the ground is all blue with the small flower hepatica. I love their color and they are rare flowers here so I’m happy to see so many of them:)
After my walk I felt happy and filled with a lot of new energy, I should do this more often… !
Suddenly the rain has gone and the air is filled with crisp and its so wonderful to breath in. This photo was taken after weeks of rain and finally the sun return an awesome moment when I felt a lot of you, which I hope shows:)
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