Travel Blogs from Sandefjord
... in view of all the warnings we'd received about restrictions on bringing particular foods – and most alcohol, into the country. This specifically mentioned potatoes and I almost regretted the kg or so of Swedish potatoes I’d felt duty bound to boil the previous evening.
The first thing we did notice was a deterioration in the road surface – maybe because Norway doesn’t receive, ...
... ride from her and her boyfriend (who got to pick her up at the airport) to Oslo trainstation.
That's where we got something to eat and tickets for the night train to Finse. The train was to leave at 23:45 and arrive at Finse at 4:17...
Let's try to get ready :)
... how much there is around here that I still haven't seen. I think we discover a new place of interest every day. (See pictures) It's fun to just follow a trial through the woods to see where it'll take you. I actually got lost on Friday, I think it was. I found an ancient wooden ski jump that looked to be unused in 30 years.
On Saturday (and yesterday, with Stian), I walked around the southern tip of the island, along the sea. It was ...
... Otherwise the street gets so full of slush. That's one thing about this place that I'm not crazy about. They don't keep the streets and sidewalks nearly as cleared off as they do back in ND.
As you may remember, before I left for Sweden, I found a sweet VW hubcap. It made a great decor addition to my room. After that, I thought was luck was spent. But, as luck would have it, I found another hubcap. ...
... me home. Anyhow, that's was my source of profound happiness for the day.
This weekend, Bjorn, who we went to Oslo with last Saturday, invited us out to his place. It's apparently a three hour drive from Moss, out somewhere in the Norwegian countryside. I'm really excited. I can't stand staying in a city for weeks at a time! I need to get out into the country. I don't know when we'll get back, so I'm thinking the ...
Other places to stay in Sandefjord
Strandpromenaden 9, Sandefjord | 4 star hotelfrom $186
Jernbanealleen 33, Sandefjord | 4 star hotelfrom $176
Fokserodveien 21, Sandefjord | Hotelfrom $172
Torggata 9, Sandefjord | 3 star hotelfrom $190