Tiveden National Park

Tiveden National Park is situated in the Tiveden forest, in the border area between the provinces Västergötland and Närke. It consists of wild forest over rugged terrain. The national park was established in 1983 and the size now covers 2,030 hectares (5,000 acres). At the beginning of the Middle Ages, the forest of Tiveden was a hiding-place for outlaws, who took refuge there. Click here for webpage. … Continue reading Tiveden National Park

Madagascar

Click here for a trip in July-August 2013 Republic of Madagascar is an island country in the Indian Ocean, off the southeast coast of Africa. It is the fourth-largest island in the world with an area of 587,041 km2, a size larger than Sweden. Total population of 22 million, 90% of whom live on less than two dollars per day, 70% below one dollar. In the 18th … Continue reading Madagascar