Hotel Maniitsoq

Ajoqinnguup Aqq. B-1150, Maniitsoq, DK-3912, Greenland | Hotel
 

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Nuuk at last!

A travel blog entry by rmhtraveller

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... the usual tubs of the many fish for sale, but in the centre of the shop were other meats cut up and on display – I was attracted by the seal flippers on one of the tables. There were other various parts of the seal on the table – brains, liver, and other sweetmeats. On another table was caribou meat. There were numbers on the table with the meat, and we were later told that the numbers represented the hunter, who would be paid ...

...actually near Kangaamiut....

A travel blog entry by rmhtraveller

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... get one or two fairly good shots. Our ever present crew were on hand to assist with climbing over rocks and ford the fast running streams. We spent some time looking at the glacier and marvelling at the huge and magnificent sight in front of us. There was an ice cave, which made for some interesting photos, and as we moved toward the boats to return to the ship, I stood in some sort of glacial mud, which was like a sort of quicksand and I quickly realised that I ...

Even saw an Arctic Swan

A travel blog entry by rmhtraveller

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There were also many little ice bergs in the water. We were also able to look at them closely, but the clear ones do form a hazard with the zodiacs, so we had to keep clear of those. We did some some that were interesting shapes.

We returned to the ship in anticipation of our visit later today to Kangaamiut, a small Inuit fishing village outside the ...

Greenland - the land that is not green at all!

A travel blog entry by rmhtraveller

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... or in the couple of stores. Right in town is a musk ox abbatoir, where approximately 1000 musk ox are slaughtered, packed and frozen for local consumption.
We moved to our next stop - the dog kennels. Only one type of husky dog breed is permitted in this town as they do not want interbreeding occuring. All dogs must be housed in this area away from town, so that they are not disturbing ...

Nuuk

A travel blog entry by thejens

... some art shops to see if we could get some carvings. Twas quite a hill and still raining so that made it all feel a bit miserable. When we came back down we decided to pop into the museum but it was about to shut so we only had two minutes to run round to see the Mummies that had been found in their orignal positions where they died, they were a bit freaky but interesting. We then went to post a letter ...

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