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On Monday our day at sea was marred by the weather. Whereas we had sailed Trollfjord in glorious sunshine, Monday dawned stormy with rain and mist to dampen our spirits. Our only foray off the ship was in Sandnessjoen, a very pretty little town which we would have loved to explore further but with my umbrella turning inside out we retreated into the shelter of the ship's lounge.The rest of the day was spent there peering through the windows at the misty ...
... Over a cup of the local cranberry icecream , delicious because it's much more cream than ice we chat to the cool young assistant. After establishing our knowledge of trendy Australian DJs = 0 , a more equitable subject is broached in dangerous animals. That is moose mothers, road hugging deer, Norways one nasty snake and killer kangaroos. Next day we take a boat trip around the fjord . The river and port are beautiful, the black ...
Today we finally landed in Norway, our first stop being Trondheim. Our first impressions were slightly underwhelming. Inland, in still waters, Trondheim is Norways third largest city. It consists of beautiful colourful houses on a forested and hilly backdrop with a canal running through the centre. With no tour planned for the day, we elected to explore on foot. An ATM gave us our first dose of the Norweigan Krone. A 1,000 Krone ...
... a place so early is you can't experience the bustle & movement of the locals. I usually get the feel of where I am by listening & observing people. But at least I got the chance to see it as best I could.
I returned to the ship at 9.30am just in time for the end of breakfast, which was lucky because I seriously needed to warm up, and a bowl of hot porridge did the ...
... some tiny, young blonde girl offering me a ride. All right!
It took 1.5h to get to her city - Sortland (which - due to the lack of any better spots - became also mine for the upcoming night) during which we were discussing such a strange topic like genesis of a norwegian Troll.
If any of you check the map right now it may be a little confusing - he's coming back home by going north-west towards the islands?! Fool!
Indeed. This direction ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Pets allowed