Norway-list

  • Mountains, Museums, and Mostraumen - 2017

    The weather in Bergen isn’t always bad. Yes, it does rain a lot, but often it is short lived. Flip through the images and you will understand why we can say Bergen has been very good to us, in spite of the weather.

  • On the Fjords Again – Rosendal - 2016

    After a few days back in Bergen with its approximately 240 days of precipitation a year, we were ready to get away again. Previous excursions had been to the north, so this time we decided to look south. ...

    Hurtigruten – a Norwegian Adventure - 2016

    On many cruises, there is only water all around until you arrive in a port and see land. But on Hurtigruten, it's different ...

    A Glacial Excursion - 2016

    Awakening with the 0500 (5:00 AM) sunrise, we were excited about the day’s adventures. After a delicious breakfast at our hotel, we had time for a good, long hike into the mountain forests around Balestrand. Then ...

    A Fjording We Will Go! - 2016

    In Norway, the concept of friluftsliv, literally translated as ‘free air life’, is a deeply felt awareness that being outside is good for the spirit, mind, and body. ...

    Street Art in Bergen - 2016

    For most people, the words "graffiti" and "street art" are interchangeable. However, ...

    Bergen Begins … - 2016

    When we landed in Bergen, Norway, I think we were a bit more unprepared than we had been upon any previous arrival. I mean, we had done our homework, but ...

    Oslo (or Should we say O-snow?) - 2015

    Although we enjoyed being back in Florida amongst family and friends, and warm weather, the desire to return to our adventure called strongly. Our return this time was through Oslo, Norway, and as the flight from Orlando left about midnight, we were able to get some sleep while in the air. Arriving in Oslo we got checked into our room at the Hotel Saga and promptly went out to explore. The weather was beautiful for wandering, but that was about to change.

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