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Sweden, Skåne, Österlen, Forsemölla, Rörums backar.

  Yesterday we headed east for Sträntemölla preserve, Forsemölla, Rörums backar, Österlen. This part of the world is truly beautiful.

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I love the old stone fences

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first part of the fall……

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the second part is the highest

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there’s something special about waterfalls…our niece said ” it’s like stepping into a Lord of the rings movie” and it truly was…mysterious and magical

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we walked through beautiful old deciduous forest

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and then all of a sudden we entered “Mandelmanns trädgårds” grounds

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 with open pasture, summer meadows and rolling “hills”

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walked up to the top of a hill where we could see all the way to the sea…

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Rörums backar, the hills of Rörum in panoramic view

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truly worth a visit if you’re in my part of the world. perfect spot for a picnic.

Road trip to the Himalayas

we decided to drive to our resort in the Himalayas and what a beautiful road trip it turned out to be…it’s literally breathtaking !  the winding roads takes you higher and higher..

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since our lovely maid is from Shimla we invited her and her family to come along so that they could visit her mother

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Shimla

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and there it was..our hotel..

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wow !! I think we will be just fine

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we just had to do a short hike the first day so we did the wild strawberry trail….and as soon as we sat foot on the trail we met a Himalayan Yak !

wild strawberry plants all over , yellow or white flowers and so many other flowers that we can find back home also

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as soon as there was an opening among the trees this was the view…the mountains you see with snow are 6000 meters high !! truly amazing experience