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Travel Blogs from Telemark
First stop today is the Haldenvass Dragets Kanal Museum, where Ingvar works testing the lake and river waters of the region. It is a lovely museum, show casing the history and the many animals of the area.
We leave Orje onward to our journey of the Telemark area, passing thru Oslo and Drammen. Thru out Telemark, one senses an older Norway. The province is associated with a farmer named Sondre ...
... of life must that be?? What on earth would one do for at least 3
months of darkness stuck up in a little house in a snow covered desert!!
Certainly not my kind of life.
At one point I stopped at one of the many frozen lakes and decided to go
take a look at one of these little houses placed high up here in the snow
covered mountains. this little house had been left to rot. It was rather weather
beaten but was still standing and still had all its ...
... had patches of snow on them. We saw many waterfalls as well. At the highest point, we were above the tree line and of course, the land looked very barren up there.
Then, we began our descent. At a town called Borgund, we stopped to see one of the best preserved of the 28 stave churches left in the world (all of them are in Norway). This church is just incredible to see. It was ...
... s. We stubbled in at around 3 where we soon found blankets and passed out. The morning came very quickly to the three of us. We made breakfast and started to patch together our nights by combining the three of our stories together to make a solid story that we all lived by. We kept pressuring Halover about what happened to him, he only replied with your guys's night was better than mine. We had lost him when we all dispersed from the club. He made it back to Danny's ...
... views await the adventurious that proved to be more challenging coming down then up.
Gutta Vikka is diffintely a great getaway from the busy city of Oslo. A nice house by the lake that had the traditional outhouse .. outside .. The real Norway as you imagined it was, this.. Beautiful Hills .. amazing fjords and beleive it or not great weather and friends.