Travel Blogs from Frederikshavn
... with booze in the Duty Free shop. The purchase of alcohol is controlled by the government in Norway. Supermarkets can only sell beer, no wine or spirits. These are bought from govt shops and are very expensive. Supermarket beer was on average 280 NOK - ...
... grabbed a couple of bags and headed off to the foot passenger building. There must be a couple of hundred motorhomes of all shapes and sizes from big luxurious models to custom build off-road expedition models. Seen four UK motorhomes. There is a buzz of excitement in the air. It seemed to take a long time to load and we were an hour late departing. A smoothish trip today but what to do. Read and wander round the ...
160 miles brings us to Hirtshals in northern Jutland. As we drove north there was less and less traffic and the population centres are small. Some large lorries making their ways to the ferries for Iceland and Norway. Driving around plenty of motorhomes around waiting for the Iceland ferry. Our campsite is about a mile from a long beach. You can drive on the beach but there are hardly any vehicles and I could not see either end of ...
... walk along the main road to Grenen followed by a 1,5 kilometer walk to the point. So we ended up doing a quick 9 kilometer walk since we were worried about our expensive parking running out. However it was a nice walk and the furthest north point is something one has to do, I suppose.
Once we had got back to our bus we left Skagen and drove down to Frederikshavn where we found a comfortable campsite to spend the ...
... you should have seen the bloke with the special truck for loading tractor-less trailers - he would have made Lightning McQueen envious.
The ship is well set-out with al facilities -bars, restaurants, kids play areas, casino, tv lounge etc. and I think, as in the Princess ships, also has a couple of hundred cabins.
We will go to stay with Treas's aunt Aslaug in Gothenburg tonight and head for Norway on Thursday morning.
That's all folks.
Other places to stay in Frederikshavn
Tordenskjoldsgade 14, Frederikshavn | 3 star hotelfrom $193
Havnepladsen 1 , Frederikshavn | 3 star hotelfrom $148
Tordenskjoldsgade 3, Frederikshavn | 4 star hotelfrom $130
TordenskjoldsGade 15B, Frederikshavn | 3 star hotelfrom $109
SonderGade 248, Frederikshavn | 3 star hotelfrom $145
Jernbanegade 7, Frederikshavn | 3 star hotelfrom $179
Danmakrsgade 40, Frederikshavn | Hotelfrom $77