Category: Photo & Video

Swedish Midsummer Traditions for Everyone in Singapore

Two Australians, some Singaporeans, two Danes, some Finns, and big bunch of Swedes spent Saturday 26th June seated at blankets at the Botanical Gardens in Singapore. All they attended Young Professionals’ Midsummer Picnic. What was meant to be a ordinary After Work event at pub on Friday evolved into a celebration of the Swedish tradition…

Danish Midsummer Evening at the Lakeside Villa

Around 40 people participated in Danish Women’s Network’s annual Midsummer celebration Saturday evening. And not only the women enjoyed this traditional event, both husbands and children were also invited to join the barbecue party at the lakeside villa. Karin Sarfelt and her husband Jan Sarfelt were the ones to host the party in beautiful surroundings at their…

Norwegian Per and his Loved Ones

While enjoying his retirement in Thailand together with his wife, Per Arne Granbo, 61, from Norway is very much into two things, politics and his beloved elephants. The Norwegian pensioner is doing volunteer work at Elephantstay in Ayutthaya. And very much committed: “I just love my babies,” is how he himself describes his relation to the…

Hard Rocking Jazz in Bangkok

Five Scandinavians Friday night entertained around 100 Thais at Mingles Pub and Restaurant at the Atrium Hotel at Petchburi Road in Bangkok. The band was the Swedish-Danish-Norwegian JazzKamikaze, which plays their own fusion of jazz and rock. This month they are doing their tour in Asia. Friday night was a special concert for HitmanJazz business…