ICEHOTEL Sweden my own Arctic experience

ICEHOTEL Sweden my own Arctic experience | Jukkasjärvi, Sweden |  Have you ever dreamt on one of those warm nights of summer, to be sleeping on top of a huge bar of ICE.? Well then, how about spending two night at a hotel, all made out of ICE.? How does that sound…. freezing right? Indeed. That was my experience last December 2010 at the ICEHOTEL in Sweden. One of the trips I will never, ever forget. We were there just the week before of the season opening, so we got access to the whole hotel both front and back. What is ICEHOTEL? A hotel built of ice and snow, would be the most common response. The first and the largest in the world, someone might add. But we they more thrilling stories to tell.  Continue reading ICEHOTEL Sweden my own Arctic experience

Dog Sledding in the Arctic

Dog Sledding in the Arctic | Kiruna, Sweden | Who would imagine, that right after flying from New York to Stockholm and connecting to Kiruna in the Arctic, you will be greeted by over 3 dozens of Snow Dogs to transfer you to the ICEHOTEL. What an amazing and unexpected experience I will not forget for the rest of my life. The staff of the ICEHOTEL gave us our heavy Arctic gear and set us in a journey of approximately 2 hours, including a brief technical stop to taste local delicatessens and drinks, to an amazing white adventure.  Continue reading Dog Sledding in the Arctic

Love is in the Air Gay Wedding at ICEHotel

Love is in the Air Gay Wedding at ICEHotel | SAS Scandinavian Airlines + Visit Sweden + ICEHotel made it happen by their LOVE is in the Air event. Yesterday DEC 09 we all witnessed the love and commitment of this young couple from North Carolina – Thomas Landreth and Brett KesslerContinue reading Love is in the Air Gay Wedding at ICEHotel

Get Married on SAS Scandinavian Airlines

Get Married on SAS Scandinavian Airlines | Literally get married on the Air with SAS Scandinavian Airlines flying from New York City to Stockholm or vice versa. Yesterday we left New York City at 6PM to set into this amazing journey and event, named LOVE is in the Air, sponsored by SAS Scandinavian Airlines, Visit Sweden and ICEHotel. One lucky gay couple and a select group of LGBT Media from the United States has joined this party on the air, where we took over the Business Class of this SAS Airbus 330/340 aircraft to celebrate the wedding of this young grooms from North Carolina.  Continue reading Get Married on SAS Scandinavian Airlines

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Dear Carlos, We are delighted that you will join the press trip to Stockholm and the ICEHOTEL! I hope that you will enjoy yourself thoroughly and find lots of interesting content for your blog and for your future work. Best regards, Lotta

It is an honor for me to be acknowledged by Visit Sweden, SAS Scandinavian Airlines , ICEHOTEL and their LOVE IN THE AIR program. CarlosMeliaBlog.com was created only 7 month ago, and I have received multiple recognitions in such a short period of time. Thank you and this gives me the drive to continue on the same path, sharing all my travel experiences with all of you out there. Carlos Melia Luxury Travel Curator – www.carlosmelia.com

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