Victoria Hotel Kragero
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
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Touchdown in Oslo! We made our way out of the airport to find mum, dad and vanny waiting to greet us. We hopped on board and began our journey south and west to the coastal region. We took a very scenic road, also rather wiggly, and turned off for Kragero.
After winding along for sometime through beautiful scenery next to tons of lakes and fjords, we turned into the campsite. It is ...
Heidi is just amazing - she always has more action going than a one legged man at a bum-kicking competition...
I think it was at the brygge-party for Treas that she decided that we would all go to stay at a little island down the coast a bit, called Jomfruland.
It is a glacial moraine island which was formed during and just after the Little Ice Age, and is basically the result of the melting of the the 3km thick ice-cap that covered Norway at the time ...
Sorry - it's been a couple of days since I last posted, but we've really just been making distance - Treas has the bit between her teeth and we just have to go to Norway! Now! The brothers in Norway have a party planned for Treas's birthday this weekend, so we just have to be home for that! We had booked on the ferry for Friday and there was no way I was going to be allowed to drag my feet getting there, so it was just a couple of days of doing 3 - 400 km ...
... it all the way to Jorpeland at the start of the fjord. If you have a bucket list, one to add is to drive along route 13 in Norway, better still on a motorcycle. The scenery is absolutely mind blowing, and the road is a beauty with massive rock cliff faces on one side and a sheer drop to the lakes below on the other. Also tunnels that were so dark you really had a job to see properly, that sometimes turned straight into a huge ...
... back over a thousand years, and seemed to be quite a good place in our brief visit. We saw a couple of old Viking ships and and a few old merchant boats, and managed to be ready to catch the train in time..... Except... There was a breakdown of some kind so we were bundled into coaches and driven 30 or 40 Kms before being dropped at another station for the trip to Oslo's Gardemoen airport, and then to our hotel for an overnighter before staggering out to catch the 06.30 ...