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Now - before someone starts, I've been slack... Ok?
We have been living with b.i.l. Per and Ragnhill in Skien, and it has been a hoot. Both are kind, generous fun-loving people who would hardly let us do anything, apart from entertain us and feed us!
I think today is Wednesday, so that would make it probably the 29th, although being almost midnight it's already Thursday back home.
Weather here has been mostly beautiful - stunning clear blue skies, and plenty of sunshine, but that bloody wind that comes straight from the Nth Pole really cuts through you, and temps of 0 - 10 take take a bit of getting used to.
It's funny to watch Per, having seen the sun and decided that it's now summer, wandering around in his ...
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 ...
... so I decided I better stay on the new road from
This new road was extremely boring as it was simply tunnel after tunnel
twisting and turning its way through these glorious mountains. Riding in here is
so boring and all I could think off was all the lovely scenery I was passing
under. Of course every time you exit a tunnel its a great surprise at what one
is going to see in the way of scenery. You just never know where you will be
when you ...
... for holidays in Norway (although there were many nationalities on the train).