Travel Blogs from Bergen, Norway

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Meet with the ship, Bergen, Norway travel blog

Meet with the ship

A travel blog entry by royston4040

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... wait a while for the coach, but not too cold and only drizzling. Acording to the coach driver, who spoke amazingly good English, Bergen is renowned for it's rain. I'll enter the jike about the old English lady and the Norwegian lad later. After a safety ...

Day 3 - Travel Day, Bergen, Norway travel blog

Day 3 - Travel Day

A travel blog entry by kisolberg

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... the day off, then sleep again all in the same place.  I think I had 5 or 6 in my 2 years of touring. It is supposed to rain tomorrow (surprise, surprise for Bergen) so climbing the mountain and hiking is out, but that leaves more time to explore ...

Endless mountains and the city of rain, Bergen, Norway travel blog

Endless mountains and the city of rain

A travel blog entry by englishanddrunk

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... meant it was practically independent and heavily populated with Germans, which obviously made different to the rest of Norway.   All I had been told about Bergen was that it rained a lot, it had an umbrella repair shop and that they sold rainwater ...

Long travel day to Bergen, Bergen, Norway travel blog

Long travel day to Bergen

A travel blog entry by rerowand

... back on the bus to the next ferry at Lavik, only a twenty minute ride to Oppedal. Then the last leg of the trip to Bergen through numerous tunnels, both short and long. We arrived at the Radisson Blue Royal Hotel about 5:00. We needed to be in the ...

trip to Bergen, Bergen, Norway travel blog

trip to Bergen

A travel blog entry by lissiholler

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19.-21.10.2007 Weekend trip to Bergen with ...

Naerofjorden, Bergen, Norway travel blog

Naerofjorden

A travel blog entry by thelastword

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... 3 hour drive awaited us, this time we were headed towards Flam and the famous Naerofjorden. This is probably the most photographed fjord in Norway (and boy did that American man take about 500 or so!) It is the country's narrowest fjord, 275 meters at its ...

Day 5~Stavanger~Bergen for 2 nights, Bergen, Norway travel blog

Day 5~Stavanger~Bergen for 2 nights

A travel blog entry by imsunny50

... the Fjords,Bergen. On this coastal highway we cruise fjords and pass islands along the impressive coastline. later we arrive in Bergen and experience the history of this picturesque city on our orientation tour. Views of the 13th Century Haakons Hall and ...

Day in Bergen, Norway, Bergen, Norway travel blog

Day in Bergen, Norway

A travel blog entry by shirlbell

... , the usual black, red salmon and yellow cod. My favorite is still the black. I also tasted reindeer sausage, yuck, Tomorrow we start Norway in a Nutshell with spectacular train rides and a 2 hour fjord cruise. We end up in Flam and may or may not have ...

Day 4 Bergen, Bergen, Norway travel blog

Day 4 Bergen

A travel blog entry by beverlyndavid

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... a well stocked flower stall and outside a lovely display of Spring time daffodils with the backdrop of the famous Bryggen.   Bergen is surrounded by mountains and fjords, hence all the rainfall they get. There has been a settlement here since ...

A day in Bergen, Bergen, Norway travel blog

A day in Bergen

A travel blog entry by sethsokol

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... helped me plan the next (or first) part of my trip and we went into town where he met with a group and I wandered around. Bergen is beautiful mostly due to the geography (fjords, hills) and the old buildings. It is also very clean. Anecdote of the day: ...

Oslo & Bergen, Bergen, Norway travel blog

Oslo & Bergen

A travel blog entry by lauratheexplore

... off my credit card. Again, surely another sign I'm getting old. This is getting tragic... On reaching the train station in Bergen, I walk to the ferry stop about thirty minutes away. Bergen is a picturesque town with small streets and quaint little ...

srpnja 22, 2012, Bergen, Norway travel blog

srpnja 22, 2012

A travel blog entry by mat1ja

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Off the ship and on to Norway!, Bergen, Norway travel blog

Off the ship and on to Norway!

A travel blog entry by shirlbell

Our ship docked in Copenhagen early this morning and we flew to Bergen, Norway, a one hour flight. There was a HUGE traffic jam getting out of the dock area as about 6 large ships had come in at the same time. We ended up getting some helpers to walk us ...

Pssh, we have fjords too you know...., Bergen, Norway travel blog

Pssh, we have fjords too you know....

A travel blog entry by chrisattewell

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... being flogged off on one of the cruise boats as top shelf stuff, with a suitably inflated price to match. Bergen is Norway's second largest city and built mainly around it's old, well preserved wharf. The original buildings on the waterfront ...

If it doesn't rain, you haven't really seen Bergen, Bergen, Norway travel blog

If it doesn't rain, you haven't really seen Bergen

A travel blog entry by alexanderdrury

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We exited the plane from Copenhagen pretty late at Bergen, excited to see a bit of the city beofre we got some sleep. An excellent impression was made on us by the taxi driver, who unlike taxi drivers from other countries capped his fare... the last five ...

Bergen, Bergen, Norway travel blog

Bergen

A travel blog entry by nicolewang

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Day 26 – Bergen (Norway)., Bergen, Norway travel blog

Day 26 – Bergen (Norway).

A travel blog entry by darrellt

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... . We got on straight away, & once at the top we were rewarded with one of the most amazing views down on Bergen, with the bays, sea & mountains as a backdrop. We descend down the mountain by walking through delightful scenery to bring us back down ...

Day 7: Bergen, Museum Day!, Bergen, Norway travel blog

Day 7: Bergen, Museum Day!

A travel blog entry by martii

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... art movements and the different art styles. It was extremely informative and interesting: some information we learned: I.C Dahl - Landscape artist from Bergen The Grand Café Oslo ( in an Edvard Munch painting, we want to check out when back in Oslo) ...

Day 9: shopping in Bergen, Bergen, Norway travel blog

Day 9: shopping in Bergen

A travel blog entry by martii

Colonialen Kaffe & Fetevare 34 NOK for a coffee Fjellskål at the fish market: expensive Cheap food on the train Bergen-Oslo Rains ALOT need shoes that won't soak through Bring an umbrella, and a proper rain ...

Be nice to the guys Fancy - and they'll like you, Bergen, Norway travel blog

Be nice to the guys Fancy - and they'll like you

A travel blog entry by mck1996

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... That was NOT expected! Bus arrived in Voss - then train to Bergen. Finally made the trek all the way across Norway. Note - it's not a very wide country!  Bergen is the 2nd largest city in Norway. But - I think I saw most of it walking from the train ...

Rationale and Strategy, Bergen, Norway travel blog

Rationale and Strategy

A travel blog entry by dyer0930

... two has taught us that it’s much easier to stay at a single base and do day-trips.  Scandinavia, and especially Norway, is a really expensive part of the world – quite possibly the MOST expensive country you can visit.  With lodging ...

June 13, 2012, Bergen, Norway travel blog

June 13, 2012

A travel blog entry by underthestars

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Bergen Funicular, Bergen, Norway travel blog

Bergen Funicular

A travel blog entry by sheilacruise

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... warm or dare I say even hot. I think this is down to me, yesterday whilst walking I balanced some stones (which is a custom in Norway) and made a wish this wish was for fine weather and it worked. We travelled by coach to the foot of the Funicular with a ...

Norway, Bergen, Norway travel blog

Norway

A travel blog entry by adamfrench

Bergen, Norway by ...

Fjord Country - Bergen, Norway, Bergen, Norway travel blog

Fjord Country - Bergen, Norway

A travel blog entry by bryce_terri

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... great time to head there, not quite peak season but enough light and not much snow allows you to get around. We headed for Bergen, Norway’s second largest city, which is located on the west coast in Fjord country. Given we had only three days we ...

Exploramos los alrededores de Bergen, Bergen, Norway travel blog

Exploramos los alrededores de Bergen

A travel blog entry by rosaguiard

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Por la ma˝ana, jornada de trabajo en la universidad, con visita a las bibliotecas de Artes y Humanidades. Por la tarde, excursiˇn a la iglesia de madera de Fantoft (Stavkirke) y a Troldhaugen, casa museo del compositor Edvard ...

Scary roads..., Bergen, Norway travel blog

Scary roads...

A travel blog entry by minna_n

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... heck would I know!!! Oh well, just keep smiling Minna, keep smiling..19 days to go.. Also trying to come up w a plan B after Norway..Looks like there are some problems w my VISA to South Africa (surprise surprise) so it may drag out for a while ...

From Kongsberg to Bergen, Bergen, Norway travel blog

From Kongsberg to Bergen

A travel blog entry by bfarley64

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Today we made the ~400km (250 mile) drive to Bergen. Along with intended site-seeing stops, there were potty stops, car sick stops and stops for food; in the end it took us about 9hrs to make the trek. Although the going was slow, the scenery made the ...

cruisin the seas!!, Bergen, Norway travel blog

cruisin the seas!!

A travel blog entry by crossin_oceans

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... ... it was fun for me... I won 90bucks US!! Kristine wasn't so lucky...lol... the second day we got to Bergen; Bergen used to be the capital of Norway, now Oslo is. Did you know it rains 300 days out of the year here, ya I know, well it rained for ...

Day 11 - Bergen, Norway, Bergen, Norway travel blog

Day 11 - Bergen, Norway

A travel blog entry by emilyjms

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We woke to the sound of rain, though luckily we had decided that this would be our first rest day as it rain constantly all day. We pretty much lazed around, sleeping in and getting some things sorted on the computer etc. tomorrow should be more ...

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