Rica Hotel Kristiansund
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... although the tunnel access was quite something as it had a very steep drop and rise over its 5Km length.
Having worked our way around the coast, we pulled up for the night at a very nice camp site at Kvisvik, where we have an uninterrupted view of the beach and sea which is all of 5m in front of us. If the rain lets up we may be able to see out to sea!
... that is sent to the central grid of Norway for dispersal around the country. The windmills are a boon to the local economy, and as our guide points out, they are in the middle of the island 'that no one uses anyway'. The don't bother anyone or interrupt anyone's view, as houses are generally oriented to the sea. There are only ten traditional fisherman remaining In the once thriving fishing village of Veiholman, population 325.They ...
... to hear that there was a Force 9 (strong gale) to 10 (storm) strength wind and a sea swell of over five metres, as we were still experiencing a lot of ship’s motion. Several times in the dining room we heard a loud crash as either a passenger or a waiter dropped a tray of crockery.
Afterwards we went and sat by the window in the Secret Garden lounge and had a coffee each. Despite the high winds and rough seas (or maybe because of them) ...
... the bus pulled up at a lay-by a few hundred yards before one of the famous bridges, the Storseisundet Bridge. From our viewpoint, this arched bridge curves first of all to the left and then to the right; in fact, depending on your perspective it can make the road look as though it comes to an abrupt end, and the traffic just disappears into nowhere! It looked completely different, depending on the angle from which it ...
... 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 ...