First Hotel Alstor
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... man opened up his shop despite it being shut to help us out. At this stage, I also realised I had left my helmet in the airport so not the most ideal start to the trip by any stretch of the imagination. We have since safely found our way to the hostel. We cooked dinner having bought the ingredients from the local supermarket. What was semi-unexpected is that Norway is arguably the most expensive country in the world. If I told ...
... the window, don't worry there was no drop, like seriously a tall 6 yr old could climb up and through. We all the observed that people would walk past our window and go around the building and not be seen again. Not just like 5 people but a descent 30 people all young would randomly just walk past alone or in pairs and duck around the side of the building. There was no way I was going to find out what was happening back there, certainly no church meeting. The America from California, ...
... that I’m gushing a bit, but I can’t help it.
As in Denmark, everyone was very relaxed - even the cows and sheep eat lying down!
Our first stop was lunch at a slightly dodgy-looking roadside restaurant. The food was fine, but we’ll remember it most for being our first expenditure in Norway. We’ve heard many people say how expensive Norway was, so we had no illusions about it, but nothing can really prepare ...
... I wish someone was here to enjoy it with me though. Back onboard and more training. Dinner is at the Trellis restaurant - Escargo+steak+tiramisu - thats more like it. And a glass of red. Later that evening a patient with a fracture. Freida helps me put the backslab on and thats all for the night ...
... house buried and discovered, but not excavated because some rare bird was nesting there.
There were 3 young women,dresses in period dress, who were facilitating this educational experience one was giving tours, one was greeting folks as they arrived, and the other was making and cooking bread on hot rocks, getting help from children. They were also baking leg of lamb in a fire pit. Wood was burned first to get the rocks hot. Then ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services