Travel Blogs from Frederikshavn
... for us. We had a nice time with them, explaining who we were and learning about them and their journey to Bjergby, Lars is the new pastor and he has been at the church about 18 months. He did a little research for us and gave us some tips and a link to the o a great site full of Danish records and took the time to explain how we can read all the records. We are hoping to be able to track down some more of Angie's family history when we get home. Lars also ...
So the first leg of the trip is winding down, tomorrow we have the day in Denmark and then board the ferry from Hirtshalls and set sail to Bergen, Norway. The trip so far has been amazing, a few days in Copenhagen, which was great and then some time in northern Denmark visiting sights and tracing Angie's family history. Hoping we have some real luck tomorrow as the pastor of the church Angie's great-grandfather was baptized in has invited us to his house ...
Tuesday was probably the best day yet of vacation and it really covers the reason where are here, for Angie to see for the first time where her family came from. I have a greater appreciation for my family history and the fact that I have not only been to where my grandparents where born, I also had the amazing experience of walking with my grandfather on the farm he grew up on. ...
... would be rude not to have any so we bought a dozen to have as a starter. Boiled for 3-4 minutes in salty water and they were delicious.
One final part to add to the deforestation of Lęsų story and one with a happy ending. Once the island was denuded of trees, the islanders saw this as an advantage as they could see for miles, those miles including the extensive shallow seas that surround the island and which worked as a magnet for ...
... 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