Best Western Raftevolds Hotel
Travel Blogs from Hornindal
... so kind ..and when they left they clutched my hand and wished us well ,as we did them, on their 4 hour bus journey back home...Off went the fisherman on a genuine looking craft..I trekked up the hill to the Cemetery and Church, which is a lovely spot...to sit, amongst the towering mountains ,with the fjord way below,everything lush and green,perfect...Met with US folk, Karen and Hugh, Karen is on a journey to join cousins she has never met,and for an Aunts 100th Birthday, ...
... views followed by a Rib Boat ride down the fjord to a few of the larger waterfalls. But first a hike. Off we set and climbed a steep and narrow road to the Fijord Centre, then down a path following the river that cascades from the summit to the sea. Pretty spectacular, as was the whole day! With sunshine and warmer temperatures we had a picnic lunch at the waters edge then were off to the bus. A two hour round trip had us using roll after roll ...
... as a UNESCO World Heritage site. We enjoyed a snack and a drink while seeing the Seven Sisters and their Suitor (waterfalls) and the rest of the beautiful scenery. We had dinner in the buffet, but skipped the show because we had seen it on the last cruise (one disadvantage of taking back to back cruises).
... afternoon, every day without fail, 7 days a week. A hard, but rewarding life, just watch your step. We then drove back to the hotel, where Jean went to the pool, I caught up on the computer, and then we both showered before we went to the lobby for the 6:15 tour of the antique car museum in the hotel. The young lady who was our guide was not very comfortable speaking English. She did her whole ...
... dentist, the nearest medical support is in Alesund, 2.5 hours away. They have a policeman, but only in summer.
We decided to treat ourselves and fork out for an included tour at this point as have been very disappointed by the lack of independent tour options on arrival thus far. We each paid our 69 euros for a 'Panoramic Geiranger' tour to capture all the main sites. After a short tender to land we were in bus 12 (of 30!) and driven ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility