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... the rain came down which added to the misery!!
Finally we were back en-route along a cycle path along the river, heading towards Fredrikstad. Unknowingly, we stumble upon, the famous Norwegian's Polar explorer-Roald Amundsen's home residence!! A museum next door was sadly closed!
We finally arrived in Fredrikstad by late afternoon-only to discover that Fredrikstad was hosting a part of the Tall Ships races!! An annual event held in various locations ...
... sadly no photos as I was too busy looking out the window at the beautiful scenery and the boats). We had lunch (the largest baked potato I have ever seen) and then went to the National Park information centre, which was able to show us a quick film about the soft coral reefs in the water of the National Park, the sealife and the deep shafts and steep cliffs under the water which was pretty interesting. After lunch we drove back to Fredrikstad, where Camilla and I met ...
... perspective on life. I also wonder if I'll fall victim to reverse homesickness, that is, homesick towards Moss. I haven't been homesick about the US too badly, so I don't think it'll be too much of an issue.
Anyhow, I had better go do kitchen duty now (we have a common kitchen and take turns cleaning it). Fun fun. I'll get back to the Italy trip when I have time (it takes a lot) and feel motivated enough to do it.
... so what does the second half of the semester have in store?
- For the most part, I really don't know.
- Travel. As I write this, we continue planning our April trip to Costa del Sol on the Mediterranean coast. Also in April we be my trip to Trieste, Italy to visit Elisa Doz. AND, I may be going to Germany the last weekend of April to visit a relative in Hannover. Otherwise, we don't have any other trips planned, ...
Today's my last day in Norway!
...until the end of winter break. Tomorrow I head off to Sweden, to the home of Jenni Jalonen in Uppsala. My first train leaves at 6:14am, so it's gonna be an early morning. Hopefully I can get some sleep on the train! I'll arrive around 1:31, so hopefully I'm well rested by then. I'd love to tell you what's on the itinerary, but I haven't the slightest clue myself. Fortunately, I will ...