Travel Blogs from Stavanger, Norway

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A never ending sunset, Stavanger, Norway travel blog

A never ending sunset

A travel blog entry by finska

We were already sailing along the coast for quite some time, when we saw it: Stavanger. It was laying beautifully in front of the mountains... I think something went wrong in the preparation of our holiday: we wanted to start along the coast, because this ...

Blooming marvellous, Stavanger, Norway travel blog

Blooming marvellous

A travel blog entry by jobloor

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A grey day when we arrive in Stavanger but not too chilly and after a quick breakfast we head off for our trip to Flor og Fjaere on the island of Hide. A twenty minute trip on the ferry and we are met by the chef and head up behind the restaurant to meet ...

Stavanger & Utstein Monastry, Stavanger, Norway travel blog

Stavanger & Utstein Monastry

A travel blog entry by andygailtravel

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... in town and up to a viewpoint before joining our tour bus. Drove past the cathedral, then out to Utstein Monastry. Interesting place. Rest of tour was just around Stavanger with a stop off at the Three Swords where a battle took place according to ...

Much To Tell, Norway, Norway travel blog

Much To Tell

A travel blog entry by hfs

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Well where to begin, we had a wonderful time visiting the relations in Sweden, we traveled on the train, three changes, but managed well. Ove was waiting for us in Goteborg, he speaks English, but infrequently, so a challenge ,but we managed,an hour ...

Stavenger, Stavanger, Norway travel blog

Stavenger

A travel blog entry by bekiwightman

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... so after work we had a little party in the crew bar but not a late one as I wanted to get up an make the most of Norway :-) four port days now oh yeahhhh! So expensive here :-( ridiculous! This is our break before the big 24 dayer! Yuck!! Going to be hard ...

How could I forget a wonderful family day trip!, Stavanger, Norway travel blog

How could I forget a wonderful family day trip!

A travel blog entry by thistlecheck

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I can`t believe I forgot this..... James is a friend of Bruce`s who is from New Brunswick but has lived in and around Stavanger for 20 odd years. He took us out of Stavanger to see some local sights. I joined James in his vehicle and Bruce and the kids ...

sunshine ... at last, Stavanger, Norway travel blog

sunshine ... at last

A travel blog entry by hale_bopp

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... will most likely get a room with less beds than men in hostels. Always when I got a 4 bed dorm my collegue got a 6 bed dorm. In Stavanger I got a bed in a 2 bed dorm and he in a 4 bed dorm. But we actually booked the same dorm type ... I like it :D Today ...

Hilsen fra Norway, Stavanger, Norway travel blog

Hilsen fra Norway

A travel blog entry by enro71

 I love ...

WOD tour to Norway, Stavanger, Norway travel blog

WOD tour to Norway

A travel blog entry by tysonis

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So we played three concerts for the 4th of July. One for a small military compound and two in a city park in Stravanger.  We got to go on a fjord tour.  Beautiful!!!  We also got to go hiking and watch a world beach volleyball championship ...

Stavanger, European Capital of Culture, Stavanger, Norway travel blog

Stavanger, European Capital of Culture

A travel blog entry by evasolo

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... , Harald Hårfagre (Harald Fairhair), is said to have defeated the last uprising of his enemies around 900 AD. Stavanger, Norway's 4th biggest town of about 120,000 residents, is surprisingly cosmopolitan for its size, being the home ...

Scariest day of our lives!, Stavanger, Norway travel blog

Scariest day of our lives!

A travel blog entry by barryandrach

... again, he also thought a bridge was the most awesome thing he’d seen on the trip so far. The reason we came to Stavanger was to climb on the rock at Kjerg national park. because we didnt research where it was exactly, we wernt expecting to drive ...

Au Revoir Stavanger, Stavanger, Norway travel blog

Au Revoir Stavanger

A travel blog entry by neilgordon1263

Well it is finally here...heading to Laos....well Bangkok via London! My flight to London was not until 7pm which went seamlessly and a short transfer of terminals it was time to board the 10pm flight to Bangkok....it was going to be a long ...

That's a serious drop!, Stavanger, Norway travel blog

That's a serious drop!

A travel blog entry by mark_christina

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... as it was quite windy today up that high. I went as far as lying on the edge but Christina didn't venture that close... Stavanger is a really pretty city with the old town full of winding coble stone roads, beautiful timber houses and a so many colorful ...

Stavanger hotel, Stavanger, Norway travel blog

Stavanger hotel

A travel blog entry by burgharttravel

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We had some slight technical difficulties with the sink in our ...

Sunday in Stavanger, Stavanger, Norway travel blog

Sunday in Stavanger

A travel blog entry by paula.lupkin

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It was Sunday morning when we arrived in Stavanger. Everything was closed, and everyone was asleep. The remains of a large festival, held the previous day, littered the streets. It wasn't encouraging, but as the day went on I came to appreciate the ...

gumbo on pulpit rock, Stavanger, Norway travel blog

gumbo on pulpit rock

A travel blog entry by zeirdo

So today I did the "easy" hike up pulpit rock. This just killed me. The hike is half hike, half bouldering. But the view from the top is breathtaking, so it was worth it. Spent the night couchsurfing, very cool host who tought me alot about creole ...

Vuelo a Noruega y visita al Preikestolen!, Stavanger, Norway travel blog

Vuelo a Noruega y visita al Preikestolen!

A travel blog entry by deviajeconraul

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... pueden comprar comida y bebidas, aunque a precio de turista...  Excursiones Si se quiere completar la estancia en la zona de Stavanger hay dos excursiones por excelencia: - El crucero en barco por el Lysefjord - La subida a Kjerag, la roca gigante ...

Trip to Preikestolen, Stavanger, Norway travel blog

Trip to Preikestolen

A travel blog entry by lissiholler

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24.- 28.08: weekend trip to the southwest coast of Norway to visit the Lysefjorden and ...

Waffles and Sardines!, Stavanger, Norway travel blog

Waffles and Sardines!

A travel blog entry by rambling_roamer

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... to Lysefjord, thought to be one of the most scenic fjords with its steep light-colored granite cliffs. Today Stavanger is considered the Petroleum Capital of Norway and is one of the biggest oil exporters in the world. We had booked a Princess tour ...

Pilgrimage to Pulpit Rock, Stavanger, Norway travel blog

Pilgrimage to Pulpit Rock

A travel blog entry by carallan

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... again with me being given instructions on where to find our Travel Insurance information. We drove on to our next stop at Stavanger, which meant another ferry across another fjord before arriving at our chosen camp site. We set up out tent then proceeded ...

June 15, 2012, Stavanger, Norway travel blog

June 15, 2012

A travel blog entry by underthestars

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Stavanger, Stavanger, Norway travel blog

Stavanger

A travel blog entry by etiennerossouw

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... ;the right way. Finding an ATM was a bit more of a mission, but once we had some cash we headed for the Stavanger Domkirke. It is a beautiful church and the oldest Norwegian church still in its original form. We next walked through narrow streets towards ...

A nasty end, and home sweet home, Stavanger, Norway travel blog

A nasty end, and home sweet home

A travel blog entry by katherine1965

... I had just about enough money left for this trip (having intended to get the bus). The tiny airport for the cheap flights to Norway was packed and badly organized. However, we made it, and even got to take Paul Eric's little souvenir knife which they had ...

We arrive in Stavanger to meet Emily., Stavanger, Norway travel blog

We arrive in Stavanger to meet Emily.

A travel blog entry by nolanbedford

Well, Nita and I are wondering if we have the right type of clothes. We understand that it will be cold in Norway, we just don 't know how cold. I hope I don't have to buy warm clothes over ...

Overnight Train..., Stavanger, Norway travel blog

Overnight Train...

A travel blog entry by bubbajamchin

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... just remember not drinking too much so I would have to use the bathroom. " When we got into Stavanger, we also took a short ferry to a city called Tau.  The ferry ride was pleasant....several ...

Starvanger, Stavanger, Norway travel blog

Starvanger

A travel blog entry by strudrz97

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Arrived in the port of Stavanger around 9am. There was a food festival going on around the docks. To my surprise another celebrity had arrived in town – Gordon Ramsay! (See picture) He was doing a book signing and cooking demonstration. Looked ...

A bit wet, Stavanger, Norway travel blog

A bit wet

A travel blog entry by sethsokol

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... in the rain 2) was on dirt roads much of the way and 3) I always get lost in and around cities. I took a ferry to near Stavanger and rode the backcountry route past lots and lots of cows. I was yelled at once in Norwegian by an older lady for almost ...

New Year in Stavanger, Stavanger, Norway travel blog

New Year in Stavanger

A travel blog entry by awoollatt

A good ...

Pulpit Rock and the Fjord, Stavanger, Norway travel blog

Pulpit Rock and the Fjord

A travel blog entry by lyndsay.neilson

... above.  A half hour helicopter trip with the lovely Martin piloting was a glorious way to view it and also more of Stavanger to boot.  Highly recommended if you're ever in Stavenger.   Between the ferry trip and the Helicopter we took in a ...

Stavanger, Norway, Stavanger, Norway travel blog

Stavanger, Norway

A travel blog entry by docdavid

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... . No training aids existed at the time.Laerdal saw the potential, and discussed ideas with Dr Bjorn Lind (anaesthesiologist at Stavanger hospital). Laerdal and Lind travelled to Baltimore in the US to meet Dr Peter Safar, the "father" of mouth to ...

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