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Travel Blogs from Ulsteinvik-
... huge and flourishing, lots of rugusa roses,wild flowers ,fox gloves and other pretty things.Most of the houses have lovely pots of petunias,and more, around the door,and in window boxes. Hydrangeas,huge and pretty. Lace curtains,and hanging ornaments in the windows.We saw potatoes higher than a sizable hedge..We were able to walk a little in one place at the base of mountains,a kind of magpie/crow,very large, ...
... who were seated on the tundra ,on mats, right beside them...one fagging madly, and blowing her smoke over the wee things...a very bad look.. pictured by dozens of visitors.!! We were told not to smoke ashore at all...Arctic terns, protecting their nests, a tiny few sticks, and a sitting Mother, Father diving everyone who came near, and good work too, got a few...!!
Huskies in a good compound, the real huskies, of old, ...
... organ recital. The church was very beautiful and musty in a church sort of way. We sat in anticipation when the organ crashed into our consciousness with Mozart smacking us upside the head with a less than subtle concerto. This was followed by Caesar Franck and then Edvard Greig's Death adagio from Pier Gent....how perfect to hear Grieg in his native land.....and what a spectacular piece of ...
... timber warehouses and took the furnicular railway to the highest
point overlooking the city. We walked down,enjoying a second day of
Overall impression was
of an attractive city outside of the centre but strangely
soulless.Seems to chime with what we have read or have been told
about Norway. People appear calm and efficient but unlikely to pull a
ukelele out of their pocket. All our preparations had been for poor
weather which thankfully ...
... specific gull, I'll check with the Professionals !
Around the ship, in stairways, along corridors and in the various lounges there are some enjoyable paintings to enjoy so I thought I would share them with you.
I went from the 11th deck down to the 2nd, came across the Spa and indoor swimming pool and so that's about it for photographs today I'm afraid.
We are due to arrive in Alesund 9am on Sunday, until then have a great weekend.