Travel Blogs from Tˇrshavn
14 April 2014: We said our goodbyes to Aubrey this morning and then headed over to the airport. Even though we were fully loaded with all our gear in tow, the airport was conveniently close and the walk was only about fifteen minutes. Initially, i was a bit concerned because it was raining pretty hard and the winds were strong. I was expecting a …
Once again east bound and down. Midday flight from Reykjavik to the Faroe Islands, a group of islands approximately equidistant between Norway, Iceland, and Scotland, composed of primarily tholeiitic basalt (had to Wikipedia that). Weather upon arrival was great, only partly cloudy. The Faroese are a most reserved people, which …
Happy 4th of July to America! Here, it's easy to forget that you all are celebrating! :)
So, there are probably things that I could do or see, if I wanted to work at it. But, I woke up to 41 degrees, pouring rain, fog and no energy to leap out of bed!
Therefore, today I'm taking my cue from the kitty's and just ...
... here by following the sea, but I got in an extra hour of walking! I'm sure happy that I bought those Icelandic wool mitten gloves!! I was really ready for a relaxing evening after that. :)
Despite the rain, it was a lovely day. I'm enjoying the relaxed and peaceful pace here. I know it will be different when I get to Europe!
... by request or maybe
just one day a week or so. But the ones we saw were all good. The
national museum in Torshavn is quite a good museum starting with the
volcanic history of the islands to the settlements to the lifestyles
and fishing and such and national costumes and all. Very good
The airport hotel probably had the best buffet breakfast of any of
the hotels where we stayed including the fancy one ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsBladypi Hostel Tˇrshavn
great little hostel/guesthouse the owner or operator was extremely friendly. clean and comfortable and centrally located, my only complaint was that the internet required reentry of password after about 5 minutes of non use, very annoying.
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