Radisson Blu Resort, Beitostolen
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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Friday, 9/12, we left Oslo and traveled 5 hours by train through lovely mountain scenery to Myrdal. There we switched to to the famous Flam Railway which takes one hour to go 12 miles through 20 tunnels and drops 864 meters, the steepest slope of any traction railroad in the world. It took from 1923 to 1940 to build the railroad. The fall colors of the trees were just beginning ...
... were in the rain up on top of a ridge in the late afternoon and started hearing the rumblings of a thunderstorm somewhere around us. We saw the first flash of lightning in the sky some way off with the thunder coming a fair bit later so felt safe for the moment. For the next one, the thunder had caught up the lightning considerably and as we looked around we realised we were at the absolute highest point for a ...
... another beautiful landscape. It just looked like Lord of the Rings at some places around here. From Lom where the route ended we took the road to Vågåmo from there we drove to Fagernes and there we stay for one night. Today we drove ...
The Ødegårds took us out for a little Norwegian tour. We first visited the Borgund Stave-Church which is a 900 year old church that is still standing. The architecture was beautiful and it was covered with a shiny, black tar schlack. This was the first really really old place I had visited in Europe. I found it so impressive that people almost 1000 years ago could build such beautiful buildings. Why ...
... with their names and then quickly modified them as they knew Americans would pronounce it. After the quick intros, it was back to speaking Norwegian and avoiding English in front of the crowd. Bim had told us earlier that people are embarrassed to speak English to us because they think they sound funny or are saying things wrong. After learning this I went out of my way to encourage English and nod and act like I knew exactly what they were saying. I think this made people feel ...