Rica Hotel Kristiansund
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Drove from Trondheim along numerous fjords, traveling through a few tunnels and another ferry. Is this boat number 8 or 9? Beautiful scenery. Reached Kristiansund and waited for Rob and Rob, when had temporarily got "lost", by taking a detour south through even more exciting country.
Then we all drove south along the ...
... the small town area with inside malls and shops. It runs along the quay with small boats and ferries. The return bus trip a bit more scenic we thought along highway 36 over huge bridges and long tunnels. Beautiful fjiorded valleys with green farms and ochre farm building. Hay cut and baled . Arrived back to Molde where unfortunately it started to rain so that was the end of the sightseeing for the ...
Felt very spoilt waking up to see snow covered mountains from the front of the tent. Very special treat. After talking with a friendly Dutch lady who now lives in Norway, we decided to head further northwest, towards the town of Kristiansund. The route took us over and through even more spectacular mountains, valleys and fjords, including Gerainger and Trollstein, to ...
... Walked back down and stopped off at the Romsdal Museum. This is a collection of houses from the different parts of Norway, very rustic.
After this we walked to Molde cathedral, it had very colourful stained glass windows and a ship hanging from the ceiling which they believe came from the original cathedral.
... used in Norway, which eclipsed the smaller traditional homes. As we entered port, we heard 3 cannon volleys--quite a surprise. We could see the smoke rising from atop the hill opposite our dock. We discovered from our guide that there is a fort on that hill & due to a battle that took place a long time ago, it has become tradition to announce to the townspeople the arrival of any ship. So everyone knew we had arrived (not like you're ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility