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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
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Riskafjorden - near Stavanger on the lower-mid-west coast of Norway. Stayed in Haugesund last night, which was a nice little place on the fjord, but when we were up at 6.45 this morning, and went for a walk, and later on in the morning as we prepared to leave, we were amazed at the total lack of activity - it was like there had been an On the Beach type total catastrophe, and us and the half-dozen others we saw were all that was left of humanity.... Anyway, ...
... had been renting out his room to a Somalian so he could earn some more money. This meant he had to close in his balcony and turn it into a 3m2 bedroom where he slept on the floor. This left only 6-7m2 for the kitchen and lounge room which he had set up specifically so that 3 CSer's could sleep side by side if required leaving essentially zero floor space to walk on properly. It was in many respects quite humbling, it was not that Samuel was poor, in fact he ...
... the trees were changing colour. We did manage a couple of day hikes however, one especially memorable, when we climbed ...
... the pond. There was a coot preeming itself nearby . Olaug was prompt as usual, and whisked us away to the old Iron Age Farm. A actual farm had been on this spot, was excavated and archeologists were certain that 1500 years ago there was a farm on this spot. They found ruins, graves, and artifacts to confirm theory. There were 3 long houses, built of stone, lined with timber, dirt floor (we stood on the actual dirt floor ). They were ...
... were augmented by a few older students or adults. Very colorful flags waving, children cheering and singing. Such National pride. The men and women in their bunads were so handsome, and pretty. I don't think there is a better looking population than the Norwegians. Lots of blonds, some darker hair and coloring, and a few red heads.
We strolled up to the plaza after the parade was over and had coffee and rolls at Gutt Brod's,
We had made plans with Olaug Forsell, Earl's ...