Bjorkvik Autumn Sunset

Sally Usher Nature

This is an impression of a lake about an hour’s drive from Stockholm, Sweden. Well actually it is the edge of the Baltic Sea although it doesn’t feel like it with many islands floating in the distance. Its a place of natural beauty, where many Swedes go in summertime to relax. Now we are getting the shorter days, it is …

Tall Erik

Sally Usher Lighthouse, Nature

I saw “Tall Eric” lighthouse whilst on holiday in Olland, Sweden, (a lovely rural island) facing out to sea. You were able to view Tall Eric from a bird reserve over salt marshes. He was built in 1845, to 32 meters, with a staircase inside leading up to the top for some amazing views. Whilst we were there, a huge …