Rica Hotel Bodo
Travel Blogs from Bodų
... the freezing polar skies are a great source of entertainment and the hub of social activity. I meet a huge variety of fellow explorers, whose stories I listen to and whose lives we dissect. Everyone knows everything about me by now, being my usual open book and with my own transparency, people tend to share their lives with candid abandon, under the knowledge that they will never meet me again. So, first there is Joe, a bright haired Austrian who is travelling with his ...
... Lofoten) in the morning and from there via Bodų to Tromsų in the evening. This morning at 4.45 a.m. I had to strongly remind myself that I'm on vacation and not on a self inflicted torture trip. Hopefully we'll get some sunshine in the next days. Tomorrow I must not forget to put my cap and maybe my gloves in my hand luggage ... 11 degrees, strong winds (up to 12 m/s) and a weather warning (heavy rain) do honestly not really fill me ...
... bought a special trollfjord drink. Although it was nearly midnight there was enough light to be able to see the sides of the fjord quite clearly (not quite the midnight sun, but fairly close). The ship turned around at the end of the fjord and we made our way back to the main channel. We then went to bed and straight to sleep, only briefly waking for the anchor drop at Stokmarknes (00:50-01:00) and being oblivious of Sortland (02:30-03:00) and Risoyhamn (04:15-04:30).
... top, shorts and flip-flops. Later in the afternoon, it started clouding up and began to rain.
We took a detour through the Trollfjord, the site of a 'famous' fisherman war. It was what I imagined all fjords look like - narrow with steep mountains on both sides...truly beautiful !!!
... happens in Bodo on a Monday night but there were two bars still willing to take our hard earned krone.Though I did have a word with Wendy when I paid £15 for a Bacardi and coke.We met some lovely locals,chatted away and headed for bed around 1.30am.Great night.So here we are lazing around after breakfast.The last part of our journey is nearly here,but we can't wait to get home and tell you all about it.Wish you were ...
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Pets allowed