Thon Hotel Arena
Travel Blogs from Lillestrom
Sverre woke me up relatively early that morning. After taking a moment to realise where I was, I then joined him in packing up our stuff and loading the bike. We stopped for petrol pretty much straight away and after a toilet trip with a real toilet, we were on our way. But we decided to make a bit of a detour to a place that was suggested by the petrol station attendant. It was supposed to be an almost panoramic view of the fjord. It had raining a bit ...
... communal tambourine playing, but it kind of adds to the charm of the place (fortunately I did not get woken up by my very optimistic new friend "Mark" who had suggested a nocturnal visit the previous evening). As I got on the ferry into the city about half of Oslo was getting off at Langøyene for a Saturday of sunbathing and swimming in the fjord. First stop was to buy a fanta and drink it on the pier because one thing Langøyene does not have is ...
Today was a rather long and boring day while I was in school. I woke up and made some eggs and sausage again. Yummy. I made a bunch of hot dogs and sandwiches for my trip to Stravanger tonight. I'll be heading to Oslo around 7 oclock and leaving on a night train to Stravanger at 1030pm. We should wake up around 8am in Stravanger and be set to climb The Pulpits Rock. We're planning to spend one night then head back to Oslo the next day. ...
On the return trip to the ship we stopped at the Viking Ship Museum, where 18 century ships are on display. Unearthed in mounded burial graves, along with their noble owners and worldly possessions.
The guide said the average salary here in Oslo is between $60,000 and $70,000 a year with over 50% of their salary going ...
... one home and been happy for forever.
When all the feeding was done we had to head back to the hotel so that we could make our train to Norway. It was a long walk home in the dark but at least there was no rain. Right now we are sitting on the train. This is our first train with free wifi. Finally. The ticket lady was also super nice because she let us sit in the comfort class without a reservation. In this section we got a coin for the coffee ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services