Travel Blogs from Lom
... took us up to the farm where my great grandmother Magnhild was born and showed us around the old house, which has been standing for hundreds of years. We had a nice little visit in Inge's house, a newer building done in the older style with plain, unpainted pine everywhere. The timber had been cutin their own woods above the house and milled in town and the house built by the family. All in all a pleasant day off from pedalling. Back at it ...
After a bit of a patchy night, we got up and had a breakfast of fig biscuits. We hadn't had time the night before to stop at a shop, and that's all we had with us apart from porridge that just needed boiling water, but as there wasn't a camp kitchen, there wasn't any boiling water! That meant no coffee either……
After packing up we headed further north, and then west, towards the town of Lom, passing amazing scenery everywhere we ...
14-05-14 Copenhagen ferry-Oslo-Vagamo
After a great moonlit night on the waters I awoke at 6am and was soon out on deck and ready to snap up photos of the wonderful scenery we were going to pass through as we sail into Oslo.
As we are so far North, the sun was already well up in the sky, however with a strong easterly wind blowing and loads of cloud it was certainly not warm out here.
By 7am there was still not much to be seen and so I headed off ...
... uncomfortable and decorated in it's trademark offensive blue and yellow colours. I made a brief and feeble attempt to sleep my way through the two hour flight which proved to be decidedly unsuccessful. Ryanair air cabin staff tend to be quite fond of parading up and down the narrow aisle with noisy metal trollies. Foiled of my efforts to sleep I spent the rest of the flight explaining to Julian what country we were going to. Ignorance is bliss.
Eventually, to ...
... get within camera range. Then after hiking for another couple hours over hills and streams we headed back to Dombas. Moose are supposed to be plentiful but we weren't fortunate enough to see any.
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed