Travel Blogs from Ålborg
... from the coast and this is what we did. Outside Hals there is an extensive area of shallow water and sand bars and it is in the lagoon that is protected by the sand bars that the anchorage is situated and we dropped the anchor in 2.5 metres at 16:00. Over to the distance, a military helicopter was on exercise, picking personnel up from a liferaft and for the first 20 minutes or so it was quite a noisy place to ...
... a text from my host informing me a barbecue would take place later. His girlfriend was coming around and he’d do all the preparations, I just had to show up. This brought an instant smile on my face…got to love a barbecue in the Summer, but it’s really unexpected when you’re on the road. I was siked.
So I came back around 4:00PM, my shopping bags and all, and around 6 or so Johan’s girl, Sunneva, stopped around. She was ...
... upcoming days.
There is not a lot to see in Frederikshavn, so we proceed directly towards Skagen. It is only about 40 kilometres up to Skagen, but we stop just 7 kilometres north of Frederikshavn at Strandby to enjoy a snack by the sea. Strandby is an idyllic little fishing village with its harbour, fishing boats and yachtsmen. There is also direct access over the dunes to a white sandy beach.
Skagen has a fishing ...
... friendly and didn’t tell us there would be a long wait for the food. We waited an hour to pick up our chicken and were joined by a few other tourists who’d read about Prince’s in the New York Times. When we finally got back to eat our chicken, it was the hottest ever – nearly inedible if we hadn’t been so hungry – even Fran struggled with the heat and we hadn’t gone for the hottest options!
... it´s huge, as you can cross that country within 3 hours - north to south or east to west, if you want.
Up we went and as we had to get our flight in Frankfurt on the 28th, this year we were not celebrating in Skallerup Klit, but in Aalborg. I like, as long as we´re together!
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center