Rica Maritim Hotel
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- Minbar in room
- Drycleaning onsite
- Continental Breakfast
- Banquet room
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... immersed in boiling water, a quick stab into the mouthpart area, followed by a twiddle to mash thing up, is enough and Paul, who has more knowledge than most on this subject having worked in fisheries in Ireland during his postdoctoral phase of his career, volunteered to do the dirty on the dozen or so hapless beasts.
Before long, we had the salted water boiling merrily in the communal cooking area provided in this excellent harbour and some time ...
... but haven't experimented with the herring, mackerel or brown cheese. Nothing new before race day. Don't need any help with twitchy gut. Breakfast is typical European style. Fueling up. It's now Saturday morning about 8:30. Got a couple miles in on the run course, easy bike spin. Off to race briefing, check in bikes n then chill for rest of the afternoon. Will check in post race. If they have live tracking, it will be on Ironman.com. Jeff is #147, LT is 2008 and I'm 2006. Happy 4th of ...
... were shags on rocks and Kittyhawks and sea eagles. They give us lectures on birds and things, but it doesn't always sink in.
\Warren was our Zodiak captain and he is also the bird man. When we got close to the birds he was pointing out the different kinds of birds floating in the water and telling their stories. Suddenly we spotted puffins in the water ...
... of his head. Very funny.
The next day, our gracious hosts loaded us up with a massive breakfast and even some sandwiches for the train ride to Stavanger. We were very grateful for the lunch when we got on the train. We were quickly learning that Norway is stupidly expensive. We payed $10 for two little bottles of water, $32 for 2 glasses of wine and $30 for some postcards.
The train to Stavanger in the west is beautiful. You pass ...
... to pour the coffee and tea. They think that this is a normal ritual in British households. Not helped by the fact that I always play along telling them Jeeves often takes the Bentley to Wigan market for t’get tripe for us tea!!! In the same vein, one tends to think that all Americans have swimming pools in the back yard!!! One of these facts is more true than the other!!
Back to the trivia. Now whether it was that we were a man down or the rest of the ...