A cruise from Stockholm to Tallinn-A Travel Tale

We cruised from Stockholm to Tallinn via Helsinki. The first leg of the journey from Stockholm to Helsinki was onboard MS Mariella, a ship in the Viking Line fleet. The second leg of the cruise from Helsinki to Tallinn, was on board MS Finlandia a ferry in the Eckerö...

Relaxing in Stockholm-A Traveller’s Tale

  We travelled to the capital of Sweden, Stockholm, by train from Oslo. As we approached the Swedish border, the forest began to close in and the farms became more sporadic than they had been across the Norwegian countryside. We crossed the border into Sweden...

3 Days in Gothenburg, Sweden-A Traveller’s Tale

We arrived in Göthenburg by train from Malmo and found the tram to our AirBnB, right outside the central station. The trams are quaint retro style rattlers painted cream and light blue, quite charming as they trundle around the city and it reminded us of Melbourne,...

How to spend a week in Malmo-A Traveller’s Tale

When heading for Scandinavia, we had wanted to stay in Copenhagen but alas there was no accomodation, or none that we were willing to pay for; hence we decided to stay across the Øresund straits, in Malmo.  In fact it turned out that what we thought was an apartment...

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We are Cath and Ian, an Aussie couple who love food, wine and travelling.
Over the last 5 years we have travelled together, starting with a few weeks at a time until 2017 when we are travelling for 12 months.

Here are our most recent articles

Oslo, Norway Travel Guide

Our Oslo, Norway Travel Guide will give you information and travel tips for travelling in Oslo. As with other Scandinavian destinations, such as Sweden, Norway is reknowned amongst travellers as an expensive destination; our Travel Guide will give you information to...

A cruise from Stockholm to Tallinn-A Travel Tale

We cruised from Stockholm to Tallinn via Helsinki. The first leg of the journey from Stockholm to Helsinki was onboard MS Mariella, a ship in the Viking Line fleet. The second leg of the cruise from Helsinki to Tallinn, was on board MS Finlandia a ferry in the Eckerö...

Relaxing in Stockholm-A Traveller’s Tale

  We travelled to the capital of Sweden, Stockholm, by train from Oslo. As we approached the Swedish border, the forest began to close in and the farms became more sporadic than they had been across the Norwegian countryside. We crossed the border into Sweden...

3 months in Europe with Possess the World

It is a little over 3 months since our last 2017 review and we have been busy little travellers. We know you remember where we had been and what we had been up to but just in case you need to refresh your memory, you can check out our first 6 months of travels here....

Blogger Recognition Award Nomination

We are excited to announce that Possess the World has been nominated for the Blogger Recognition Award, not once but twice. A huge thanks to a couple of our  favourite bloggers, Vanessa at Wanders Miles and Trupti at Girls Glamour, who kindly nominated us. What is the...

Travel Guide to Sweden

Sweden is the largest of the Nordic countries, the northern area is contained within the Arctic.  The capital Stockholm is made up of 14 islands and lies in an archipelago of 24000 islands.   Sweden and wider Scandinavia are renowned amongst travellers as...