Quality Hotel & Resort Sarpsborg
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
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... the rain came down which added to the misery!!
Finally we were back en-route along a cycle path along the river, heading towards Fredrikstad. Unknowingly, we stumble upon, the famous Norwegian's Polar explorer-Roald Amundsen's home residence!! A museum next door was sadly closed!
We finally arrived in Fredrikstad by late afternoon-only to discover that Fredrikstad was hosting a part of the Tall Ships races!! An annual event held in various locations ...
... here folks had been out to Perth to visit. At about 10pm it was time to drive Camilla back to work (approximate 40 minutes from home) and so her mother and I got to spend some more time chatting on the way home. On Thursday Camilla's mum (Hilde) and I drove out to pick Camilla up from work and drove down to Hvaler (islands near the Swedish Border) for lunch. It aw an incredible drive driving over the bridges from island to island, sort of like a mini version of the ...
Arriving back in town, I decided to retrace some of the route Griff, Ash, and I took back in February. In particular, I went to the bakery that we went to to warm to up. The same cheerful girl was working there (maybe she just remembered me from last time and was happy to see me again). I took my Norwegian pastry and sat and enjoyed it in the city square, observing Norwegians in their daily life.
Afterwards, I headed back for the ...
... from the dorms is a lake which we took to on Thursday and Friday. We borrowed a small boat, found some oars, and hit the lake. Being among the woods and away from traffic, the water was calm and quiet. It was nice.
On Saturday, Ashley and I finally caught (after multiple tries earlier in the semester) the tour bus that travels around the Moss area. We didn't go to all the stops (it was a hop-on, hop-off style tour), but we did get ...
... 5th. Oh how time flies! Nine weeks left!
As we press onward, I'd like to call to mind the words of Mark Twain, who said “Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you
didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines, sail
away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore.
Keep your stick on the ice.