TripAdvisor Reviews Grand Hotell Flekkefjord
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... charts from the bookshop which will get us up the coast north of Stavanger. As these are only ever used as back up or for planning, it was good news that they were selling last year’s charts at a discount, £30.00 a folio, not bad at all.
We set off at 13:30 and as soon as we were out of the shelter of Mandal, we experienced the almost frigid F6 westerly wind – my it was cold as it blew straight into our ...
After deciding that the camp site Lillesand was just a bit to bizarre for us (the site was split over a 3 way road junction, with caravans, awnings and sun decks right next to a main roads and we mean right next to!), we drove back through Kristiansands and on to the most Southerly Point of Norway's main land at Lindesnes and it's ...
What we learned:
-Norways nature is stuning
-Maut system sucks
-Even with maut street the limit is usually 90km/h
-You need time to get around because it is so beautiful and you wanna stop everywhere and because driving limit is around 80km/h
- Yes, norway is expensive.
- There are no isolated lakes or places actually. Huts and houses are ...
... helpful and friendly. We did consider booking into a hotel room for a couple of nights but it was quite pricey and we figured that if we all crammed into a hotel room with no air conditioning (air conditioning not normally needed in Norway), when we were all grumpy and tired- we might kill each other! So we opted for a nice grassy campsite and hung out in the hotel foyer most of our stay!
I don't always cope well with rest days, even though I often yearn for them! We're ...
Well they don't get much tougher than that....Chaz and I are lying on our beds at the Hotel Utsikten in Kvinsedal, both absolutely shattered. We can barely move. Honestly. Again we started off nice and early. Before we had even cycled a inch, Chaz managed to completely wipe out and nearly broke his bike. Good start. But after that little piece of drama, we came across a much bigger one 15 miles later dead in between the two bigger towns of Egersund and Flekkefjord. ...