Thon Hotel Hammerfest
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Stayed up till 12.30 last night, taking a tour round the deck every half hour or so. It started off completely closed in with heavy cloud, and by 12.30 the South was clear with a huge full moon and stars, but the north was still clouded over, so we gave up and went to bed. Still no aurora, and only one night ...
... the path.
When we got back into town we found a group of people all gathered around the back door of a building with tablets and phones, turned out to be a free WiFi spot so of course we took full advantage.
There was a crew show night which was ...
Temp. 1°C (doesn't get as cold on the coast as inland, but still cold wind chill factor on deck)
Started the morning well with my customary bowl of porridge. It really makes my tummy a happy camper. I understand now why the three bears got so grumpy with Goldilocks. I'm really surprised how well I'm coping with travelling on a ship. I imagined I'd be popping pills the whole time, but no need.
Today's main stop is Hammerfest which has the title ...
We flew again with the Dash 8 100 registration LN-WIV. We already travelled with this plane from Kirkenes to Vadsø, from Vadsø to Honningsvåg and now from Honningsvåg to Hammerfest.
Even the most provincial airports in Norway offer Wifi for free *like*.
Thankfully nearly all of our accommodations include a breakfast buffet. Running around all day implicate an enormous demand of calories (=half a pig a day or so ...
... and we have been taken a route between Fjords which means a lot less open sea to tackle. It is bitterly cold outside but we have braved being on deck a couple of times. We only had a short stop today in a town called hammerfest And tonight we are going to be stopping in Tromso again at about midnight. Not sure yet what we plan to do in Tromso....we are ...
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- Continental Breakfast