2 Panoramas - Sweden

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Erik Ohlson
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2 Panoramas - Sweden
Jul 24, 2014

Not all vertical Panoramas are churches, here's a Maypole:

Raising and dancing around a Maypole is a big party in Sweden at "midsommar" - june 21, the summer solstice. This was taken the day after.

Here's how another one was raised in Rättvik on the 21st - most of the participants are in the old "Dräkt", or costume. Each town and villiage had distinct patterns, here the women's costume with the green top & horizontal striped apron is the "official" dräkt (dress) of Rättvik. We had a bit of weather - it was cold on 21 June:

And here's the other panorama - looking out over Lake Siljan from Rättvik in better weather:

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