Category Archives: Travel


Autumn colours in the Appalachians

Another work trip to Greensboro. Meetings, meetings and more meetings. Friday morning I check out of the Embassy Suites and, when the meetings end on Friday afternoon, I head west to the mountains.  I have […]


The New River Valley

Ended this trip to Greensboro with a trip up to New River Valley in Virginia. The Volvo Trucks NA factory and the Volvo Trucks Customer Centre is located near Dublin. Had a presentation to give […]


Coming out of the mountains

Sunday and time to return to Greensboro from my mountain retreat. It rained all morning and I had a long breakfast with Jeanette and David at the lodge. We have a connection in our interest […]


Weekend mountain retreat

Left the office at 5 pm on Friday and got in the car and drove west first to Asheville and the up to Kana’ti Lodge near Max Patch close to the Tennessee border. A little […]


Spring in Greensboro

Back in Greensboro, North Carolina, and enjoying some perfect spring weather whenever I get a chance to leave the air conditioned Technical Centre, which is sometimes for lunch but mostly in the evenings. I get […]


Real winter in Tärnaby

We’ve always talked about experiencing real winter in Tärnaby in Norrland. We have spent some fantastic summer days up here in the mountains in the north of Sweden but always wondered what it’s like when […]


Up the Appalachians

After a busy week in Greensboro I head west to the Appalachian mountains. Booked a room in Maggie Valley. Been looking forward to this all week. Got a little hesitant when the weather forecast showed […]


Goodbye 2017!

2017 is the first full year we’ve spent in Sannegården and we are loving it! There were a few trips to Greensboro in  the United States, a visit to Stockholm to see the Phantom of […]


Blue Ridge Parkway in Virginia

In Greensboro for a just over a week with a weekend in the middle. A beautiful, sunny Sunday so I decided to go explore the northern part of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Headed north to […]


Blue Ridge Parkway

Two weeks in Greensboro with Volvo and I have a weekend to do some sight-seeing. I decide to go west, to the Appalachian Mountains and the Blue Ridge Parkway. I begin with the waterfalls in […]