Clarion Collection Hotel With
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
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... for a cold night- it was forecasted to drop to -12! Now im sure the sami people didnt have all these luxury extras but i was glad we did. The lady told us we needed to put more wood on the fire every 2 hours or it would get too cold, she told us she'd be back at 7.30 to bring hot coffee and she was gone. We poured ourselves some hot chocolate pulled the chairs as close to the fire as we could and warmed our hands and feet! It was lovely in there, we could hear the wind ...
... without further incident.......UNTIL......our dogs get the "whiff" of the home run back to the camp........faster and faster.........I suddenly realise that Cathy has "BALED OUT" unexpectedly about 50 yards behind..........leaving me on the sled with no means of control and rapidly heading towards the trees. A guide jumps on the back of the sled and stops it just in time!!!!! We head off to a lunch of Reindeer stew and coffee.........we have ...
... immense shock. The temperature was minus 15 degrees or less!
Undeterred, we got out and set up our cameras. Dan offered some great advice and assisted in setting up everyone's cameras for the conditions. A bright green streak of light arched overhead, dazzling everyone into silence. It is an indescribable feeling seeing nature at its majestic best and a moment I will cherish for the rest of my life. We were also extremely glad that we had invested in proper winter ...
... back to the Boudicca to have some lunch.
Afterwards we just pottered about, doing not much in particular. I did some of this blog, read my Kindle and whiled away the time, while Trevor went off to the cinema to see Dances with Wolves.
At 5.00pm we felt the increased vibrations that indicated Boudicca had started up her engines again and was getting ready to depart. Not long afterwards we saw the lights of Tromsų receding into the ...
When we woke up this morning around 8.30am it was still dark; it would be another 45 minutes until sunrise. :-)
After getting dressed and having breakfast, we wrapped up warmly and went out on deck. We had to tread carefully because there was ice on the deck and on the hand-rails, but the ship’s personnel had prudently put grit and salt down. This is a first for us – we’ve never been on a ship where they’ve had to send the gritters ...