Travel Blogs from Bergen, Norway

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Day 6 - Geiranger to Bergen, Bergen, Norway travel blog

Day 6 - Geiranger to Bergen

A travel blog entry by lasthours

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Day 6 22nd June 2011 Geiranger to Bergen Had a decent sleep, one of the first, and woke when the engines changed - we'd arrived in Bergen. Got up for breakfast for the first time which was nice then back to the room for a quick change and off the boat ...

Goodbye Hurtigruten, Hello Bergen, Bergen, Norway travel blog

Goodbye Hurtigruten, Hello Bergen

A travel blog entry by kathypender

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... in Bergen then went out at 5:20 to do some sightseeing. Bergen is "The Gateway to the Fjords of Norway" and a well-established cruise port. Bergen is an international city packed with history and tradition, a big city with small-town charm and atmosphere. ...

Arrival in Bergen, Bergen, Norway travel blog

Arrival in Bergen

A travel blog entry by mickels

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... to have a couple of welcoming beers. The Bar was not busy taking into account the time, but with the smoking ban reaching Norway as well, the outside balcony and veranda which overlooks the main square was in good use with people enjoying a ...

Day 2 in Bergen, Bergen, Norway travel blog

Day 2 in Bergen

A travel blog entry by hurricane4815

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... of Bergen, Norway. The main part of the museum is located in Finnegården, one of the conserved wooden buildings on Bryggen in Bergen, Norway. The museum covers the Hanseatic period of time in Bergen. This building was put up after a fire in 1702 when ...

Day Trip to Bergen, Bergen, Norway travel blog

Day Trip to Bergen

A travel blog entry by ritawritatravel

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... next one starting.  Most of the folks went white water rafting though while I opted out to take the train and check out Bergen, Norway's 2nd city. I honestly can't remember why I wanted to visit Bergen - perhaps I saw it on Rick Steves and wanted to ...

Hirtshals to Bergen, Bergen, Norway travel blog

Hirtshals to Bergen

A travel blog entry by jpearson

One heck of a long ferry ride! That's what I know now hahah. Our tickets said 'sleeperettes' and we'd spent the day wondering what on earth that was. Assuming it to be a bunk of some kind, imagine our surprise when it turned out to be an airline-type ...

Bergen, Bergen, Norway travel blog

Bergen

A travel blog entry by rerowand

... hadn't have had the premonition, Vivian wouldn't have been our guide, her crib was crushed by pipes from the explosion. Most of Bergen by the harbor was destroyed and items were found miles away, including an anchor. We then took the bus over to the ...

Bergen, Bergen, Norway travel blog

Bergen

A travel blog entry by t_b_blanchard

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Bergan is the second largest city in Norway. Our ship had to dock at the cargo port so the city provides a free shuttle to the center of town.  This morning we took the shuttle then walked to the 'Hanseatic Museum.  The Hanseatic League was a ...

Last day in Bergen, Bergen, Norway travel blog

Last day in Bergen

A travel blog entry by bvn2014

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Never let a chance go by, Bergen, Norway travel blog

Never let a chance go by

A travel blog entry by tntontour

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A bonus day Never let a chance go by! We now had an unscheduled day in Bergen, a bonus despite the cost. Our original program only allowed us a brief stroll around town, now we had a whole day that we didn't plan to waste. Firstly though, in respect for ...

We love Norway, Bergen, Norway travel blog

We love Norway

A travel blog entry by janice321

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... and John met us at the airport and we are now having a weekend at their holiday home on a small island out of Bergen in the Fjords of Norway.  It is so beautiful here and catching up with family is so nice.  Maria has gone out fishing with John ...

Bergen, Bergen, Norway travel blog

Bergen

A travel blog entry by k6eid

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... ; We then went to the Floybanen which is the funicular that goes up to Mount Floyen and normally provides a beautiful view of Bergen. Unfortunately,. the weather was poor, lots of fog and a light drizzle. Nonetheless we ascended and were able to ...

Long time no blog!, Bergen, Norway travel blog

Long time no blog!

A travel blog entry by kentishclan

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... in Norway. Been doing some mega days of driving but still enjoying the amazing sights along the way. Stopped in at Bergen, which was a fairly quiet experience.  Really enjoyed the 700yr old wooden alleyways of Bryggen, it was like stepping back ...

Bergen, Bergen, Norway travel blog

Bergen

A travel blog entry by marcmsm

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Tag 5: Bergen bei Sonne und sehr warmen Wetter, Bergen,  Norway travel blog

Tag 5: Bergen bei Sonne und sehr warmen Wetter

A travel blog entry by stepalb

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... ich so gutes licht zum fotografieren. Das Auto steht auf einem Parkplatz, der eigentlich für Wanderer sein soll am Rand von Bergen. Nachdem ich an kam bin ich sofort in die Stadt gelaufen und ein bisschen Sightseeing gemacht. Ist eine recht ...

Day Ten - Fjord Ferry and Bergen, Norway, Bergen, Norway travel blog

Day Ten - Fjord Ferry and Bergen, Norway

A travel blog entry by emilyjms

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... lane way with overhanging galleries where the movie 'The Witches' was filmed. Bryggen is where the first buildings were built in Bergen and although being completely burned to the ground in 1702, it was rebuilt on the old foundations which had been there ...

Exploring Bergen, Bergen, Norway travel blog

Exploring Bergen

A travel blog entry by europatime

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... any tourist. Instead of taking a fjord cruise like we intended, we bought a day pass to all the museums in and around Bergen, which is a lot. We started our journey in a museum dedicated to local history and included a temporary exhibit on the games ...

Rainy Bergen, Bergen, Norway travel blog

Rainy Bergen

A travel blog entry by b-h-ontour

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Fog, clouds, and rain greeted us in Bergen.  We dragged ourselves out of bed and took our time getting ready hoping for the sun to break through, but no such luck.  So, we bit the bullet and headed in to have a look at Norway's 2nd largest city ...

Internet at last!!!, Bergen, Norway travel blog

Internet at last!!!

A travel blog entry by big.adventure

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... 's quote of the day " I have had a really nice long, good day" Said with his 4th cider in hand. Tomorrow our destination is Bergen, still in Norway. It involves a ferry trip, but you can decide how long you want to drive & how long to sail, we'll see ...

Bergen Maritime Museum & Cultural History Museum, Bergen, Norway travel blog

Bergen Maritime Museum & Cultural History Museum

A travel blog entry by londone7

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...   Next door was the Cultural History Museum. This was probably the best museum in Bergen and most underrated. Over the four floors it spanned Christian art, folk history, music, Ibsen, ...

Port Louis Mauritius, Bergen, Noorwegen travel blog

Port Louis Mauritius

A travel blog entry by romijnbot

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Now for something completely different..., Bergen, Norway travel blog

Now for something completely different...

A travel blog entry by woody0198

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... ; From Oslo to Bergen is known as The Most Beautiful Train Ride In The World, and it was spectacular.  I hopped off just before Bergen and camped out in a cave.  I saved money, I suppose, but it got a little wet and cold by early morning.  ...

Contrapunto de mundos: policía y ladrón, Bergen, Noruega travel blog

Contrapunto de mundos: policía y ladrón

A travel blog entry by elsanti

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... kilómetros de Bergen al norte de Noruega lo es en particular. Uruguay- Nosotros estuvimos todo el día manejando camino a Bergen, una ciudad noruega que queda al noroeste del país. Partimos desde el camping donde nos alojamos a unos pocos ...

Bergen, Bergen, Norway travel blog

Bergen

A travel blog entry by michael.dewildt

Bergen is the rainiest city in Europe! I jumped on a train from Oslo to Bergen thought Norway's beautiful alpine countryside. The train weaved through mountains, glaciers, ski hills, tunnels and frozen lakes. Taking the train during the day was worth ...

Bryggen and the Fish Market, Bergen, Norway travel blog

Bryggen and the Fish Market

A travel blog entry by rambling_roamer

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... misting and a little breezy, but wasn't too cold, probably in the 50's. Checking the weather on my Kindle, I found that the Norway government meteorological report predicted that there would be no rain in Bergen from 10:00 AM on. So we put on our ...

Start of Something Big, Bergen, Norway travel blog

Start of Something Big

A travel blog entry by sethsokol

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... my bike on a grass median. By noon, I had it assembled and all of panniers packed and rode away from the airport toward Bergen. I was able to ride the entire way from the airport to the city on the bike paths that parallel the highways. At 4pm, I met ...

Does it ever stop raining in Bergen?, Bergen, Norway travel blog

Does it ever stop raining in Bergen?

A travel blog entry by aussiecaitlin

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... 800m above sea level. At the half way point we jumped off the train and saw this amazing waterfall gushing down through the ice! The day was quite long but the scenery was absolutely spectacular. Norway is definitely a must visit for anyone who isn't ...

Bergen, the small beautiful city of Norway, Bergen, Norway travel blog

Bergen, the small beautiful city of Norway

A travel blog entry by weekee

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Day 4, Bergen We flew from Stockholm to Bergen via Oslo. We stayed in Grand Hotel Terminus which is just next to the train station. From there we booked the famous "Norway in a Nut Shell". We went for a short walk around the city, ...

Don't plan a BBQ in Bergen, Bergen, Norway travel blog

Don't plan a BBQ in Bergen

A travel blog entry by colldavesophevi

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Started: Norheimsund, Hardangerfjord Ended: Bergen, Norway Distance Travelled: 102km Those that know me well will know I am a keen observer of fashion. So when we arrived in Bergen this morning to find the local fashionistas dressed in designer dungarees, ...

Aquarium en vertrek, Bergen, Norway travel blog

Aquarium en vertrek

A travel blog entry by anneliessn

... na deze reis denk ik het volgende: naar Oslo zou ik niet meer terugkomen. Misschien in de zomer, maar niet meer in de winter. Bergen is vooral een aanrader in de winter, waardoor ik hier graag binnen een paar jaar nog eens naartoe zou willen gaan. Bedankt ...

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