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... be all ready to hit the wilds again tomorrow as we continue the last 100km or so to the very tip of Denmark, then catch a ferry across to Sweden either from Frederikshavn or Grenaa. Unfortunately in my calculation of the kms we need to complete, I didn't factor in the extra 230km from the tip of Denmark to Grenaa-which means we may have to amend our route and leave Denmark from Frederikshavn. Whatever we decide, our time in Denmark will always be fondly remembered!
transport but today was to be my first flight ever in a helicopter. This was
only a small little 5 seater but oh boy it sure was great. The pilot had it
going along like a rollercoaster ride. One minute we were doing 200kph and nest
he would point it upwards and it would simply stall and then he would spin it
around and send it downwards to gain speed once again. What a great experience
Apart from all the excitement of cranes and ...
... the harbour at Hals which is situated at the eastern end of the Limfjord which in turn offers a route across Denmark and out to the North Sea on the west coast.
It was a sunny day, with the occasional cloud so if the wind was to oblige and become a westerly, we would have a good day. However, to be on the safe side and just in case we would have to use the engine, we topped the tank up before ...
... with distinctive, colourful buildings, some of which featured heavy beams in a mock-Tudor style. Some of the walls leaned slightly and made you think of the “little crooked house”. At 9.30am we still had half an hour before the shops opened, but it gave us a good chance to have a look around the maze of attractive little streets.
Every other building seemed to be a ...
Even with clouds still about there is nothing like waking up to 5* beach views right in front of us. Today we casually drove up the north east coast stopping at Thisted, Fjerritslev and Lokken before reaching our camp in Hjorring. Finally exchanged some Euros for Danish Krone, we felt rich untill we went food shopping. Don't need a lot as all the fuel stations and a lot of shops except ...
Other places to stay in Ålborg
Vesterbro 77, Ålborg | 4 star hotelfrom $162
Vesterbro 2, Ålborg | 4 star hotelfrom $139
Vesterbro 12C, Ålborg | 4 star hotelfrom $136
Ved Stranden 14-16, Ålborg | 4 star hotelfrom $156
Rendsburggade 5, Ålborg | 3 star hotelfrom $154
Hadsundvej 200, Ålborg | 3 star hotelfrom $161
Sceelsmindevej 35, Ålborg | 2 star hotelfrom $160
Osterbro 27, Ålborg | Hotelfrom $116
Prinsensgade 14-16, Ålborg | Hotelfrom $136
Vesterbro 36, Ålborg | 2 star hotelfrom $171
Tylstrupvej 36, Ålborg | Hotelfrom $126
John F. Kennedys Plads 41, Ålborg | Hotelfrom $179
Fjordgade 20, Ålborg | 2 star hotelfrom $109