Hotell Dag Bondeheim
Travel Blogs from Skien
... still day-light here) and once home again to Kari and Haakon's, was advised that Heidi had arranged for us to move camp down to their place a couple of km down the fjord, where, yet again we chatted long into the night....
Muggins here forgot to take the iPad to the island, so, I'm sorry, no pictures, unless I can figure out how to get them from the iPhone onto this here dang iPad thingo....
Yes, I know it's supposed to be easy, but, I don't know how, okay?
... its nowhere near as
busy as route 7 and is perhaps much more bike friendly than route 7.
As this road is not at such a high altitude as route 7 it means it has more
trees and rivers etc and so I manage to make up good time instead of stopping
for photos every mile or so.
When I pulled into Geilo I was in desperate need for a coffee but with no
shops to be found I headed and was hoping to find a coffee shop as soon as
possible. Well, never in ...
... we eventually departed Kari and Haakon and headed off north towards Oslo where Kari Anne's dad Ingmar, was to meet us near Tonsberg and take care of the van for a couple of weeks before Kari Anne and Josef arrive to take it back to Germany for us, after first having a little holiday in Norway.
We juuuuust missed the 15.00 train by a whisker and so went for a wander along the brygge in Tonsberg until the next train at 16.00. Apparently Tonsberg is Norway's oldest town ...
... color: rgba(26, 26, 26, 0.296875); -webkit-composition-fill-color: rgba(175, 192, 227, 0.230469); -webkit-composition-frame-color: rgba(77, 128, 180, 0.230469); -webkit-text-size-adjust: auto; ">Tomorrow, we are heading south down along the SE coast of Norway through Kristiansand and around to Stavanger, and after that...who knows...?
... 192, 227, 0.230469); -webkit-composition-frame-color: rgba(77, 128, 180, 0.230469); -webkit-text-size-adjust: auto; ">First we had to dig-out the ATV from the shed, and then dig-out the trailer, pack it with fire wood for the cabin, stash some nets and fishing gear, and some vittels.