Travel Blogs from Frederikshavn
... center with the little harbor with all the fish boats, walked over the
European market where different countries present their typical foods – I think we have the same market some weeks during the summer in Leuven as well – and we had to run to cover under a bridge from the rain.
Around 6.00 pm we drove to the terminal to move from one queue to the next to finally get
into the boat ...
... the clean and crisp mountains of Tyrol were spectacular but before we knew it we were crossing another border.
Into Germany we went, somewhere we've already visited three times before on various trips from London. Luckily, Germany still had plenty to offer and we set about exploring a bit of Bavaria before heading further. First stop was the Neuschwanstein castle, a stunning construction placed on a ...
We had an early morning as although the ferry didn't arrive until 9am we were woken at 6am and told we had to be out if the cabin by 7am. Lovely start to the day. Once in Hirtshals it was simple to book a ferry to Kritiansand in Norway and we were back on a ferry by 12:15 though this one was a shorter trip with much better entertainment on board. It was a lovely sunny day so spend most of the trip on the deck enjoying the ...
Time to leave the Island but first another great experience. Lili Jepsen from the Local History Museum had agreed to meet us at breakfast. She is the lady who put us in touch with our Danish cousin Kurt who lives on the mainland. Lili had spent the weekend in Sweden but made the effort to meet us, and drive us to the ferry. She is a lovely lady and we were delighted to have the opportunity to thank her in person for all she and the local historian have done for ...
... built with seaweed walls before going to a farm shop with all sorts of woollen garments for sale; none of which caught our fancy.
We stopped at Byrum Church, said to be the oldest church on the island but it is closed for renovation. We found an open door and confirmed it is in the midst of a complete makeover. Byrum is the closest town to where Ruth ancestor lived.
We finally stopped at Pa Lynget, a farm museum. Again all the descriptions ...
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