Rica Hotel Scandinavie

Lovenvoldgata 8, Ålesund, Møre og Romsdal, Western Fjords, 6002, Norway | 3 star hotel
Prices starting from $156.00

Travel Blogs from Ålesund

Fantastic Rauma Railway, Unique Ålesund

A travel blog entry by lkgyg on Aug 01, 2013

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With our bags packed once again, we checked out early to go to the railway station for our train journey from Oslo to Andalsnes. The train left at eight and we settled down for a long five-and-a-half hour journey. An hour out of Oslo the scenery became more interesting as we travelled by the sides of lakes or fjords. I was the only one among the …


A travel blog entry by hfs


Alesund.Today we returned to Alesund, no not the Ny Alesund we visited a few days ago, but we have been to this pretty place before,so chose to go to some of its outer Islands,which was a good choice, small and pretty places of Giske and Godoy, fishing and farming, reached by a series of lengthy tunnels and a large bridge.The farms well,very small, and still the cows not to be seen, but torrential rain yesterday, they ...

Ny Alesund

A travel blog entry by hfs


... about.This is Polar Bear territory, all doors have to be left unlocked, so anyone can take refuge..and on Utube you can see the bears.., walking down the street.!
Surrounded by ice and snow,and the sea, easy pickings for the bears.. By time our departure time came around visibllity had improved, and going out the 3 glaciers were visable, then within ten minutes we were in fog again.
We now head South, for two ...

Day 13 Alesund

A travel blog entry by beverlyndavid


... WW2, as most of the military combat took place at sea, Alesund was described as 'Little London' because so many managed to escape to England from here.

The little road train took us to the top of Mount Aksla where we had plenty of time to take photographs of the amazing views over Alesund. I zoomed in on the coloured houses and when I saw the photo on the iPad I thought yes, a good jigsaw puzzle for David, so will organise that when I get ...

Day at sea continued..

A travel blog entry by simandrob


Saturday was a very relaxing day spent doing not a lot. Went to a seminar on the Aurora by Prof David Southwood from Imperial College London and something important in the ESA. If we don't see the lights in the flesh, we saw a fab video! You don't want to hear about the rest of our day in too much detail. In brief, Sim beat Rob at ...

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This 3 star hotel, located on Lovenvoldgata 8, Ålesund, is near Alesund Museum.
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