Travel Blogs from Fotlandsvag
Today we left for the Norway in a nutshell tour at 8am. We took a train from Honefoss to Myrtle. The train was about 4 hours long. After the train we took a little train through a fjord. All of this was absolutely breathtaking. After that we waited around a nice city for our cruise/ferry to ...
"Norway in a Nutshell" is a planned one day tour from Oslo to Bergen, or vice versa. Our route from Bergen took us by train to Voss. Buses are lined up to take tourists down a very scenic road to the end of the Naeryfjorden. A car ferry, along with numerous tour boats, take tourists on a scenic cruise down a very narrow and picturesque fjord lined with waterfalls both majestic and small to the main Sognefjorden. From the Sognefjorden the ferry continues ...
... away my satnav starts shouting at me and
wanting me to do a U-turn. Sure enough I have taken the wrong exit!!
What has happened is that the tunnels ahead are closed and a diversion has
been put up. The traffic coming the opposite way is hell and I know I am going
to have to u-turn and face it all again back to that roundabout.
Sure enough back I go in all the traffic and finally back onto the E16.
After about 20 or so miles I am ...
... monty and went flying, both feet up in the air. The only saving grave was this railing which both my shoulder joints hated. After falling for the second time I took a half second and started laughing. This was not a railing it was a guide for hiking via ferrata. Which for those of you that know, it means basically hiking with climbing gear haha. So not only are we hiking down this section which is meant to be via ferrata, we are doing it in the ...
... I've got to go.
Now, I'm back to flying again for the last few destinations on the agenda, the possibility of taking cabs has reared it's ugly head again, but I avoided it when I arrived into Bergen, Norway late at night three days ago. The flight got in at about 11:00pm. There was a ridiculously fit Norwegian chick on the same flight that I'd been eyeing in the departure lounge. I'd chatted to her briefly before we got on the plane but while waiting for the luggage ...
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