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Travel Blogs from Skien
... life have I ever thought coffee was hard to
get but here today I had to travel over 50 miles or so before I managed to find
Along the way there were loads of signs saying "restaurant 1km" but not a
single one was open until I reached the town of Rodberg. Here I went into a shop
and poured myself a very large coffee and sat outside in the glorious
At this point I got out my maps and decided to check my route ahead and
... webkit-composition-fill-color: rgba(175, 192, 227, 0.230469); -webkit-composition-frame-color: rgba(77, 128, 180, 0.230469); -webkit-text-size-adjust: auto; ">We lolled around in the sun for most of the morning, gave the boat a quick polish, and then cooked up some fresh Scandinavian waffles and strawberries and cream for a snack....and more black coffee....
... 227, 0.230469); -webkit-composition-frame-color: rgba(77, 128, 180, 0.230469); -webkit-text-size-adjust: auto; ">We went south about only 20-30 km, to a little sea-side village called (I'm not sure, but it's either Valle, or Sjurboa, and Treas has crashed and is already preparing some fire-wood for tomorrow)) and it is one of thousands that dot Norway's landscape, invariably nestled into some amazing protected little harbour where one has to access by boat by sailing through ...
... 227, 0.230469); -webkit-composition-frame-color: rgba(77, 128, 180, 0.230469); -webkit-text-size-adjust: auto; ">But we made it ok, unloaded the wood, got the fire going, made some bacon and eggs for dinner..., and then put the boat in the lake and went fishing....in the rain, and biting wind...
... are numerous here. These houses have style and character - something we lost along the way in America.
The plan is to stay awake until ~10PM Norwegian time - an attempt to get on the right time schedule. I wonder if I can do it...
It's funny, the kids were so tired... now there running around like crazy playing with their cousins. I guess kids are pretty ...