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Where I'm staying is called Alcatraz, and is an adventure training camp for youths, still good fun watching them build their rafts and setting off on the canoe expeditions. Thoughts were similar to 'Jaws', that's overcrowded, get some off! We'll be fine, turns his back saying "they're all gonna die!"
On my way up I passed Bengstfors, which is in an area near the Dalsland Canal.
This is a beautiful place and there is a really cool railway line, it's about ...
... because I've been twice now. The prices are rather off- putting. You can do it cheaply though... cook at your accommodation, or live off the yummy 7-11 paninis ! McDonald's is expensive,around 3 dollars for a hamburger! Met some fabulous locals here through couch surfing. We walked around, went out to watch the Copa America, and cooked together. All in all, Norway has been very much worth the visit. Onwards to England! ...
... place it is surrounded by the fjords ,which is why they name it the " gateway to the fjords ". Tomorrow I am doing a fjord trip ! Met some really lovely people who I went out witj last night to watch the Copa America final. Short blog because I am using the wifi in McDonalds. Yes Norway has them ...
... impressed with my foxtrot.
18th March 2015.
I had my 1st Spanish class and 2nd dance class. The Spanish class went well - got some revision of words I know and also learnt some new words and phrases. The dance class was a disaster as Craig from Strictly Come Dancing would say. We were being taught the Cha Cha Cha and although I eventually got the basic steps I could not do it to music.
... music. They sounded like they were having a good time. Which reminds me, the first lake we stopped at, there was a group of three lads driving a camper, taking the same photos as me. Low and behold, they were Australian. We had a few jokes about the Aussie invasion of Europe. We saw them along three or four times along the way. We stopped for a chat at Aurland. Turns out they were from Kyabram. I forgot to get their names though ...