Travel Blogs from Stavanger, Norway

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At Sea:  Stavanger to Southampton, Stavanger, Norway travel blog

At Sea: Stavanger to Southampton

A travel blog entry by valfinucane

Wake up late with a cold and sore throat just not what I needed before the choir concert! Rehearsal goes well I hide in the middle row. Quick change into black and white a cup of tea and it's time for the show which goes fine even 2 encores! The ...

Stavanger, Stavanger, Norway travel blog


A travel blog entry by t3r


A ...

Moving!, Stavanger, Norway travel blog


A travel blog entry by twogosouth

I can't wait to move to Canada but this is our last day in our house before we move to an apartment but I wish we didn't have to leave ...

BASE jumping course, Stavanger, Norway travel blog

BASE jumping course

A travel blog entry by brabzzz


Spent a couple of weeks BASE jumping the Kjerag and Smellvegan exit points near Lysebotn, Norway. There's nothing quiet like it... :-) ...

Stavanager, Stavanger, Norway travel blog


A travel blog entry by newpec

We disembarked and ...

Over a barrel, Stavanger, Norway travel blog

Over a barrel

A travel blog entry by evasolo


... and caraway seeds, consumed by Norwegians in copious amounts for almost 500 years. I was in the small city of Stavanger in Norway for a three-day culinary summit organised as part of the city's year-long program of events as the Cultural Capital of ...

Stavanger, Stavanger, Norway travel blog


A travel blog entry by llacoob

I traveled with some friends to stavanger to see the ...

srpnja 20, 2012, Stavanger, Norway travel blog

srpnja 20, 2012

A travel blog entry by mat1ja


Weisser Sand und schwarzes Gold, Stavanger, Norway travel blog

Weisser Sand und schwarzes Gold

A travel blog entry by pascalinda


... , welcher ein bisschen eklig war. In Stavanger fanden wir dann einen sehr netten, welcher gleichzeitig als Naherholungsgebiet für die Stavanger Bürger dient. Da war was los! Per Bike bummelten wir durch die Stadt und beschlossen, uns doch einmal ...

Stavanger, Stavanger, Norway travel blog


A travel blog entry by t_b_blanchard


Today's adventure is a hike up Pulpit Rock. It started with a bus ride to a car ferry that took us to another area of the fjord.  Once we got off the ferry we had a 20 to 30 minute bus ride to the starting point for the hike.  While we have a ...

Flying to Norway- Business Class!, Stavanger, Norway travel blog

Flying to Norway- Business Class!

A travel blog entry by ryork


Flying Business Class The title of this entry is dedicated to the best experience I have EVER had on a plane... business class aka heaven. I have to take you through different categories because there is just so much to tell you about- Drinks: ...

David and Goliath, Stavanger, Norway travel blog

David and Goliath

A travel blog entry by ahrussell


... had been knocked off and lost in transit. Disaster. We spent the first 3 hours of our time in Norway taking buses and pushing Chaz's bust bike around Stavanger trying to find a bike shop. Luckily, a really kind Norwegian man opened up his shop despite ...

On Top of the World Looking Down, Stavanger, Norway travel blog

On Top of the World Looking Down

A travel blog entry by brookealexandra


Our train was once again on time, but by the time we arrived back at the apartment, Vincent had already left for work.  He had been kind enough to leave us a list with ideas of things to do, depending on the weather.  We really wanted to do the ...

Stavanger, Stavanger, Norway travel blog


A travel blog entry by jilliancarr


... nbsp; Sea 0ft deep    Wind   0Km   0 beaufort  A pleasant sunny day as we arrived in Stavanger. The red tour sightseeing bus had a limited journey and the asking price was £30 each! We have that a miss and walked ...

Aileen's Birthday and 79 degrees, Stavanger, Norway travel blog

Aileen's Birthday and 79 degrees

A travel blog entry by btweed


Beautiful day, all day! Got as hot today as the highest temps all last year. Aileen's 34th birthday, born in 79' same as Eric. It was a low key day. Off to get groceries as the stores were closed yesterday, the holiday, and will be closed this afternoon ...

Hiking above Gandsfjorden, Stavanger, Norway travel blog

Hiking above Gandsfjorden

A travel blog entry by btweed


... and over to Tim's house in Forrusvagen, only 1.5 mi as the crow flies. It was absolutely stunning with a view of the entire Stavanger area. Lots of folks at the top. The Norwegians love the outdoors, and families from the littlest kids to the elderly were ...

Museums and Relatives, Stavanger, Norway travel blog

Museums and Relatives

A travel blog entry by btweed


... cafeteria as it was too windy to eat outside, only in the 50's today, but sunny. After lunch we headed to Gamle Stavanger (old town). Neat small white cottages perched on the hillside, the former homes of sailers, canning factory workers, etc. we found ...

Genealogy Day, Stavanger, Norway travel blog

Genealogy Day

A travel blog entry by btweed


... ...for the summer at least. She knew that we were heading there, and found options for us. First we went to the Stavanger records office and he referred us to the Rogaland archives office where we could hopefully find records from Sauda which is part of ...

Oil, Stavanger, Norway travel blog


A travel blog entry by btweed


Today we did a few chores around the house before we left. Walked to the Gausel station and were on our way to Stavanger by 11am. We thought we would meet Betsy, Tom, Tim, and Cian at noon and have our sandwiches outside at the Petroleum Museum. We ...

Road Trips, Stavanger, Norway travel blog

Road Trips

A travel blog entry by btweed


... , we were ready to go a traveling. 5 of us jumped into the VW (diesel, 50mpg) and headed for the hills around Stavanger. Being Saturday, Aileen stayed home with Cian . We drove through a varied countryside, rocky fields, green grass fields, lots of sheep, ...

Last Day, Stavanger, Norway travel blog

Last Day

A travel blog entry by btweed


Another beautiful 50 degree plus day dawned, a gift for us. We did some luggage organizing, and after breakfast we headed for the Gausel Train station for the last time. (10-15 min walk). We were to meet Olaug across from the Radisson Hotel at noon, by ...

Norway 1, Stavanger, Norway travel blog

Norway 1

A travel blog entry by egge0022

Stavanger is a beautiful city, but very expensive.  Approx 10 NOK to £1. Stavanger has windy cobbled streets with many small boutiques surrounding a small town centre ...

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


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


... 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


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


A travel blog entry by bekiwightman


... 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


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


... 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 ...

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