Travel Blogs from Inari
... in previous years.
Here are some URL’s if you’re interested in the history of this area
We only had a short period of time in Kirkenes and as there was not much to see, we decided to spend most of what we had in the ...
... how many people were unable to make the 30metre climb without pausing for breath! However, perhaps we all had to catch our breath a little at the summit as the views were beautiful, aided of course by the fact that the air was clear, the skies were blue and it was warm. Quite a lovely spot.
Back to the boat and to port and from there, we went directly to a burger/pizza place ( a bit like an American diner, common in these parts) as we wanted a cheaper meal ...
... 8217;t been torched in 1944. In addition, there was a small gallery that housed paintings done by a very unusual chap, one Andreas Alariesto. He was a keen photographer from these parts that later in life,developed a unique painting style that depicted the lives and stories of the Sami people. Here is a URL that shows some of his pictures :-
The church itself was simple and small but smelt ...
... nice hot roll!!
We got chatting about bikes and everything else and only after about 50 or
so minutes did I finally get on my way.
The weather was now getting worse and the rain was coming down by the
bucket and would turn to sleet now and again.
A few miles on and I am into the town of Tana Bru where I turn onto the
main E6/E75 which follows a large river for many miles. This river is the
borderline between Norway and Finland which I hope to be crossing in about ...
... frozen toes and fingers compelled us back indoors. As the sauna had been used earlier that afternoon and turned off at about 6pm, it was a lovely 35 degrees in there so we sat in the sauna in all our snowsuit gear getting nice and toasty. At 11.30pm we thought we’d go out and give it another 30 minutes before calling it a night. There was no one else down there, everyone had gone back inside to warm up or go to bed. Walking down to the ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking