Terje Raa Travel Articles

 
Stockholm for Snails
Stockholm for Snails Terje Raa follows in the footsteps of a famous Swedish lady - very late and very slowly, though without singing.
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Copenhagen on Water – Copenhagen, Denmark
Copenhagen on Water – Copenhagen, Denmark The harbor buses of Copenhagen need no roads, claims Terje Raa - only water.
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Embraced by Helsinki, Finland
Embraced by Helsinki, Finland You may not consider the Finnish language an embrace, writes Terje Raa, but you do come to like the sound of it - loud, a touch of sharpness and completely unintelligible.
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The Bottom of Oslo, Norway
The Bottom of Oslo, Norway Whether you visit Copenhagen or Oslo, you can easily take a mini-cruise to the other capital. They are widely different, writes Terje Raa.
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Sweden with a Seaview – Malmo, Sweden
Sweden with a Seaview – Malmo, Sweden A new and unusual building opens in Malmo, Sweden, and Terje Raa gives us the lowdown.
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Final Spurt in Copenhagen, Denmark
Final Spurt in Copenhagen, Denmark Copenhagen's annual Pride event can be unpredictable, but Terje Raa says the 2009 edition was one for the ages.
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King of Budapest – Budapest, Hungary
King of Budapest – Budapest, Hungary The mention of King Matthias creates a chain reaction in the faces of many Budapestians - surprise, pensiveness, then mildness accompanied by a little smile. That motivates me to collect pieces for a royal mosaic - 550 years after the reign of Matthias began.
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Athens in Your Pockets – Pickpocketing in Athens, Greece
Athens in Your Pockets – Pickpocketing in Athens, Greece The pickpockets of Athens are waiting for their victims - the tourists. It's like an annual festival for redistribution of income.
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Stockholm Retro – Sweden, Europe
Stockholm Retro – Sweden, Europe In Stockholm, Terje Raa approaches a tall lady who had a voice like a man, a career among the Nazis and who was born 100 years ago.
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Berlin Breakdown – Germany, Europe
Berlin Breakdown – Germany, Europe Reinserting the Wall helped Terje Raa get acquainted with the localities in Berlin.

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