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All the official stuff over we set off fro Hamburg, destination Denmark. After a pretty uneventful 300km drive we came to the town of Ribe and checked into a very nice but expensive campsite. we are now operating in Krone as our monetary currency. 7.00 Krone is around 1.00 Euro so having got used to thinking in Euro we now need to divide everything by 7 then multiply by 13 to get Rands. Interesting mental exercises.
Early to wake to clear blue skies and scorching sun and a quick getaway as no awning. So a few cuppas, some breakfast biscuits, a nice stroll / run for Prego and off to Denmark. A minor mishap with local roadworks had us diverted onto the right path, only to hit a sequence of main roadworks along the journey. But with the Elbtunnel, the number of massive bridge crossings and the various ins and outs of roadworks reduced lanes (number and width!), Jon did remarkably ...
After the excitement of the beach, we headed to Ribe (seemingly there are 8 ways to pronounce it - all are right and all are wrong - according to a Dane).
Anyway, the site was huge and has the only rotating caravan pitch in Europe so that you always face the sun - has to be seen to believe it.
Whilst here we toured the old town under the ...
Moving on Up North; we called into the Island of Rømø - mainly as it has one of the few Danish LPG pumps, however we eventually found our way onto the beach. It was not what we expected...you drive right on as close to the sea as you dare and a few became stuck; but the norm was drive on and off at ...
... t use it too frequently beacause of the power consumption.
So we have passed from Norway to Denmark.- Oslo to Aarhus to Ribe and tomorrow we are off to Germany and will attempt to get the ferry across the Elbe.I need to check the blog to see if I have told you about the man and the PTFE tape .
But for now,goodbye to Norway::
So I lit a fire,isn't it good,norwegian wood
Knut (the "k" is silent as in cracker)