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- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Continental Breakfast
- Non-smoking rooms
- Multilingual staff
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
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Travelling through norway keeps on amaze you from beginning to the end. Saw moose walking around in the wild. Every mountaintop you reach unveils a new and amazing view of this country.. A lake fotographed at the beginning shows new beauty at the other end.
the colours the landscapes are giving you are impossible to comprehend. Kristalclear water, blue, turquoise, green, ...
... a collection of older buildings that have been restored and/or preserved. A young man by the name of Askaer (Oscar) showed us around and answered all our questions. By now it was happy hour so we drove back to the hotel for a beer and a bit of a relax before dinner. Dinner was fabulous. We had a traditional reindeer casserole, kind of like a stroganoff with locally grown potatoes, carrots and brussels sprouts. This was accompanied by Norwegian flatbread ...
... from the owner, so they need to be put in the front.
While the guides were busy sorting this out, we got to meet the dogs. They were very enthusiastic to get petted by us! Eventually two sleds were geared up and ready to go.
The guides took us on a (quite bumpy!) ride through Abisko National Park. During sledding, the dogs didn't bark at all, so it's a very serene mode of transportation. The view was fantastic! This park ...
... opposite direction during sharp turns, to avoid tipping over.
Making the snowmobile work hard to get on the steep hills was a really great thing to experience. Our next stop was at the small frozen lake on top of the mountain. A clear flat surface, without bumps or other obstacles. The guide told us we could drive around and test the limits of the snowmobiles as long as we kept an eye on each other ...
... actually be part of the Northern Lights! Nurer confirmed this with our camera, catching the slight activity (0-3%) by using long exposure times.
While it was nice to catch this on camera, it wasn't like we were in awe of the view. If the activity can easily be mistaken for a cloud, then it's not the Northern Lights as they are meant to be. As it was really cold out there, we stayed for about an hour and then headed back to our warm cabin.