Gjovik Vandrerhjem Hovdetun

Parkveien 8, Gjovik, Oppland, Eastern Valleys, 2819, Norway | 2 star hostel
Prices starting from $118.00

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Gjovik - Gjøvik

A travel blog entry by davechowie


... as we got up to speeds of around 100km/h. In the end we scored the silver medal!!

Back on the coach we pulled into Gjovik for the night. Our hotel was conveniently located next door to the club of town. It was very very handy for the short stumble home in the wee hours of the morning (via a dirty kebab store).

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A perfect day - forgetting our troubles on Sunday

A travel blog entry by felixandfloss


... to our camp. Felix did some home improvements on out tent while I cook dinner/lunch.

Later in the evening, while most of our half of the world was falling into a dark night and we were still enjoying full sunshine, we went for walk to where Felix spotted the possible moose on the first day. Unfortunately no moose or any other animals, but further down the road we came to a very old road that lead down to the river and some remains of a bridge. What ...

Hating Nina and playing naked in the rain

A travel blog entry by felixandfloss


... at the bike again and I got a little more sleep. A few hours later when I got up and started making breakfast Felix was still trying to make things work but with no obvious reason for why they had gone wrong or a way to make it better. Later in the day he told me how he had been wishing to have the bike fixed and wake me up to a hot breakfast to lift my mood.

We were both feeling pretty low. Felix because he could see the problem was a bent - and ...

A lesson in kindness

A travel blog entry by felixandfloss


... made it up the hill back to the road, I had to walk. The man, Ole, (I think thats his name and the way it should be spelt) had called the mechanic with whom he was friends so when we arrived they were expecting us.

We were there for many hours, well a whole day actually and have been once again shown the most incredible kindness and generosity. They have gone out of their way to find a solution to the odd problem Nina has now, offered us tools, advice, ...

I wanna try skijumping!!!

A travel blog entry by ka.duncan

... to the Folklore Museum of Maihaugen-it is a park of traditional houses and buildings with a museum attached. Very cool. Lots of wonderfully unique buildings. The guide from the museum was fantastic-very interesting and hilariously funny!

We then headed to the Olympic arena/ski jump used during the Olympic Games. Got to go up the chairlift and see the great views of Lillehammer ...

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