januari 01, 2008

Gott nytt år!

Armed with a thermos of hot chocolate, we watched the professional fireworks (at 5pm) from the Götaälvbron (a bridge over the river).
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I'm glad we walked there and avoided the traffic chaos after the show.
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Ameteur fireworks are legal and encouraged here, and the ones you can buy at any of the home improvement / hardware stores are serious stuff. The whole neighborhood was a constant explosion from about 10pm-1am in a fashion that made the 4th of July look like a funeral. The last of the loud music (and louder Swedes) vanished at about 6am. This picture is from our livingroom window.
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Posted by leo at januari 1, 2008 05:14 FM
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