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... last tunnel it was a whiteout. It was quite scary, because other than the road there were no other features - just whiteness. As we got to the top and the signpost down to Gerainger we could see a line of cars. The road in front of them was blue with ice and snow. Apparently they would only be allowed down the hairpins to the valley ...
... good day) which made for some pretty vistas.
Then, on our epic trek towards the arctic circle (journey of the Northern Lights) we went past Narvik and discovered soft, white, fluffy snow… something the boys have been dying for. So we pulled over for a quick snowball fight, which was full of so much glee that I really should have taken a video so you could all hear the joyful squealing (including ...
... wherever we looked there were no good stones that would bring you from one side to the other, whatever we tried. Ultimately we made, although I had stepped into the water, luckily the shoes and socks were relatively waterproof and so we made it without too many issues.
On we went through a very flat landscape only accompanied by some sheep that belong to a farm somewhere far in the forrest.
Then we had a steep ascent to turn ...
... the shop is only open from 11am to 4 pm, and that is even an exception for the summer, because normally it is closed on these days.
So we prepared dinner in the house and went for a walk to find a place with internet to at least send the daily update. Well, to be short, Vaga has 1 place where you can have a drink after 6 and that is the local hotel. But as you can read it worked.
(again pictures will follow)
... the room. The soup was excellent though and we still had some Cava for the evening from our tax-free trip from Denmark to Norway – unfortunately the car wine cellar is empty now. Back at our home, we had a good bottle of bubbles with some cheese and salami produced at the farm where we eat. It was excellent.
Ready for another 30 years….
(As we have no internet in the house - pictures will follow later)
Other places to stay in Otta
Ola Dahlsgate 7, Otta | 3 star hotelfrom $214