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... into a museum so that people can see what living in Norway used to be like. We paddled further up for another half an hour or so, over some medium-sized swell caused by a passing boat, and rafted up so the tour guide could point out that the water was not very salty. This is because during summer the glaciers melt, all the fresh water comes down in waterfalls and rivers to the fjord and reduces the salinity. During winter when the waterfalls have all frozen, the ...
... the most spectacular tunnel we have seen so far. Have you ever seen a tunnel with a roundabout in the middle of the tunnel ? Well they have it in Norway. Very spectacular, but also very confusing and surprising.
When we arrived, there was a big sign FERRY CLOSED. So big surprise and some panic as this would mean we had to go all the way back to Voss and take another route.
Luckily we met some other ...
... that cascade from the mountains, but the subsequent scenic ferry ride from Gudvangen to Flam was disappointing, because the clouds came out to play, and the rain came pouring down.
It was a shame, because the ferry ride last time was probably the highlight of the entire day, but such is the luck of the draw, which was not in our favour today. But things started looking up for the scenic train ride from Flam to Myrdal, when the sun finally ...
... br> We had a good long chat here and of course they asked me, just like
everyone else has on the trip what I thought about all this independence for
Scotland. Of course I told them my views!!!
From up here I could see the town of Norheimsund and the area where I
stayed last night and so took a few photos.
After a good long laugh up here with the Germans I headed on up this road.
The snow gets more and more and eventually I am riding between two large walls ...
Yahoo, the rain has stopped and our hike today will be that much more fun! Today, we will have a local guide in addition to our WT guide. Hans was quite a character. He is from Ulvik although he has many years traveling the world involved in humanitarian works. The terrain we covered today was not as tough as yesterday partly because it was drier. After the hike we enjoyed a traditional lunch of ...