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  • Oslo, Bergen and Alesund Norway: Where are the Vikings Now?My ancestors came to the great plains from the fjords and rugged coastline of western Norway. My grandparents grew up near the Art Nouveau city of Alesund and t Posted by CherylGypsyRose in Norway | May 28, 2019
  • Risøyhamn - HovdenOne of my plans for some creative photography when I am here in Norway, is to take pictures of frozen bubbles. We set everything up – cameras on tripods, husband on blowing duty, photographers on the remote releases. Despite the Posted by Grete Howard in Grete's Travels | Nov 18, 2019
  • Lakeside, Lounging and Laundry!Wow so here it is then, probably the final chapter in the #Jexit journey, and definitely the last post from "on the road" as I plan to do the last wrap up summary once we get back to the UK Posted by One streetaway in #Jexit 2018 | Sep 2, 2019
  • (More) Fjords, (Even more) Fishing and Fungi!Ok so I've done it again, left it more than two weeks since the last post which means a) it's going to be an epic read - get yourself a brew! b) I might run out of puff towards the end....this Posted by One streetaway in #Jexit 2018 | Aug 17, 2019
  • Beachside, Bathing and Boiling! Hey there and happy August! This blog finds us back beachside back in Norway, having spent some miles on the road coming down out of the artic circle, and then back into it again (oops!). We've had some fantastic weather, Posted by One streetaway in #Jexit 2018 | Aug 1, 2019
  • July'18 - Norway's Western Fjords and MountainsUsually, we decide early December what will be our destination for the next summer holidays. And in December'17, we decided that it will be Norway as Scandinavia was in our top list for years now and as some of our Posted by frncks in Travel Memories | Feb 9, 2019
  • Oslo, Bergen and Alesund NorwayMy ancestors came to the great plains from the fjords and rugged coastline of western Norway. In 2017 my son and I travelled to the old country - to the Art Nouve Posted by CherylGypsyRose in Cheap Seats At The Opera | Sep 23, 2018
  • Stop 26 - Norway[b][center]Our very early train arrived into Oslo five and a half hours later, giving us time to chill out in our most spacious AirBnB yet, before heading into the city centre. [img=ht Posted by Chloemillen92 in Overland adventures | Sep 8, 2017
  • Magnificent Montenegro After a couple of days in Croatia, Johan and I continued our Balkan Tour just down the coast in Montenegro. Although just 37 miles to the south, as the whole of the Bay of Kotor was essent Posted by kmmk17 in World Travels | Jul 17, 2015
  • Fascinating Fjords My last excitement this summer was to visit the Fjords around Norway's second city, Bergen. Celebrating mum's 50th and my brother's 21st, we went on our family holiday in several years, an Posted by kmmk17 in World Travels | Aug 16, 2014
  • Summer in Chile - 2017Having slept in meant my choice of what to do today was made easy - Take the public bus to Cochamo. When I read and saw photos of the pretty Cochamo Valley located in the Andes in the Los Lagos Region Posted by balhannahrise in Dee goes to Chile | Mar 10, 2017
  • Scandinavia: The Cherry on Top of EuropeNormally, sitting on a train for 6-8 hours would not be considered vacation. Here in Norway, though, this is what it’s famous for, and thus it’s a perfect opportunity for me to put fingers to keys. I know that last Posted by jbolt in New Opportunities | May 19, 2016
  • Alta - TromsøThere was no mouse waking us up last night thankfully – although I did hear the dogs howling at the moon at some stage during the night. We leave a beautiful sunrise behind us (as well as a cool -13°C) Posted by Grete Howard in Grete's Travels | Nov 23, 2015
  • Norway in a nutshell“Hei fra Skandinavia”! Well actually, “Hello from London”. Despite my best intentions to write on the road, I found limited time to put pen to paper. On occasion when I did, turning my ramblings into something coherent for you good Posted by Jonathon Clegg in Lost and Found | Jul 1, 2014
  • Scuba diving in Milford SoundI already mentioned it briefly in the last post, but today I am going to talk a bit more about Milford Sound, one of the most beautiful and famous fjords in New Zealand. Milford Sound (Māori: Piopiotahi) is a fjord Posted by manolo84 in Around The World in 370 days | Mar 21, 2014
  • Milford SoundA must see for me was Milford Sound only 40 miles (64 kilometres) away as the crow flies although with mountains and lakes in the way the actual distance by road was 180 miles (290 kilometres) and took over 3 Posted by FrancisRTW in My Career Break Trip around the World | Apr 10, 2013
  • Kiwi Rail's Scenic TrainsIt wasn't my original plan but having revised my itinerary to fit in Easter in Hawke's Bay I ended up with back-to-back trips on all three of Kiwi Rail's Scenic Train Routes, the nearest thing New Zealand has got to Posted by FrancisRTW in My Career Break Trip around the World | Apr 4, 2013
  • Picturesque PatagoniaHanding in the keys to our BA home for the past month is sad, we´ve loved our spot on the 20th floor right in the middle of it all, but we´re also excited about getting into the Patagonian countryside. [img= Posted by DebandMatt in Deb and Matt's awesome adventures | May 27, 2012
  • Southeast Alaska in JuneAN ALASKAN WELCOME The Alaskan Inside Passage Welcoming Committee consisted of several pods of actively feeding humpback whales. In fact, we were surrounded by them. I counted ten, in three different pods. Humpbacks migrate to Alaska in the summer Posted by Rhombus in The Dusty Vagabond | Jun 18, 2011
  • Fjords, Glaciers and Elfin CoveThis time of year in southeast Alaska, it gets light out at about four o’clock in the morning. I like to take advantage of the early morning light because nobody on board is awake. As a deckhand who works the Posted by Rhombus in The Dusty Vagabond | May 17, 2011
  • One Week in Alaska: Why I love My LifeI’ve been re-inspired by Alaska. Close encounters with Orca whales will do that to a guy. Hell, just looking out at the wilderness landscapes of this state will re-inspire a guy. I’m glad to be back in Alaska. I’ve Posted by Rhombus in The Dusty Vagabond | May 8, 2011
  • Chilly and chilling in ChileWell, as you might have guessed from the long pause since the previous entry, I have been a bit busy over the last month. Incredibly, I've actually come to the end of my trip and have (eventually) made it back Posted by Davelanky in Dave's Dispatches | Dec 30, 2010

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