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... the $67Aud/night. We stayed for 2 nights here as it was Hannah’s birthday on Thursday.
Hannah had been counting down to her birthday since the beginning of the trip updating me at regular intervals to how her perfect day should run. Her requests included; a night in a hotel with a pool, a rest day from cycling, lunch out, a box of pringles, $20 to spend and a surprise gift. I was relieved when I realised we would arrive somewhere interesting to plan ...
... we have just been informed we need to LEAVE at 7am tomorrow to catch a ferry to Norway at 9.30am. It's all go!
The Mobile brothel (pink Bedford van) was stopped by an unmarked police car today, in it were Marc, Clare and Spooky, our team leader. When asked where they were going for the next few days, 2 of them said they didn't know, the other one said he ...
I of course had an amazing time. First it started with me being lifted by
crane inside a container and then it was on and off a number of ships and
finally I took a flight over the city in a helicopter.
If ever the saying was true at "being at the right place at the right time"
then it sure was today. I certainly never in my life expected all this to happen
today here in Kristiansand.
In all my life I have done many things and travelled in ...
... and hope that the promised northerly wind would come tomorrow.
Ironically, when we were an hour from Hals, the wind went through a major shift and started to blow from the West, an ideal direction for sailing, just 8 hours too late! Hals’ buoyed channel extends 10 miles out to sea but the water is sufficiently deep for boats such as ours to sail (or motor!) so as to intersect with the channel a mile ...
... good and seemed to appeal to everyone.
Then it was off to the Braemar Room for the quiz, which tonight was a 70’s theme so we thought we’d be in with a good chance. We got 17/20 (and there was just the two of us in the team) but another team also scored 17 and it went down to a tie-breaker, which we lost. So pipped at the post once again!
We finished off ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility