The sun is blazing hot in Stockholm right now, so the boat theme suits me well. Sitting in the shadow by the water is just about the best thing you can do at the moment.
This boat lies by the dock on one of the small islands right in the middle of Stockholm, Skeppsholmen. There are lots of old boats there, and a nice calm atmosphere in the middle of the hectic city. Across the water is Strandvägen, the street where the rich people live - or wish they did. It´s just about the most prestigious address you can have in Stockholm.
On the flag: Charlottesville, Virginia, USA sketcher Jessie Chapman sketching at Charlottesville train station with UVA Medical Center in the distance.
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