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... little hytte, undoubtably the most luxurious we had encountered, but not even close to being the most expensive.
Friday morning we pedalled from 222m to 900 and the Peer Gynt Vegen. This is another gravel road that eventually climbs to 1153M through more treeless or scrub treed highland before aiming us down towards Oyer. We find pavement again, at keast for a while. When we came to a crossroads we had to chose which side of the river to take. I ...
... in sports or the Olympics. After this we headed back down into town for a bit of lunch, and wandering around the food and crafts markets that were going on in the town center. Food stalls from around hitherto world selling all sorts of interesting looking food - I managed to resist the interesting looking pastries, and he nougat cakes though. A great display of willpower if ever there was one. I then decided, somewhat foolishly, that I would head up hill to try and ...
... of community. The church was the center of their community life. It appears that is still the case in Norway, especially in the rural communities.
After spending time at the Ringebu stave church we were back on the busy E6 highway to Lillehammer. At Lillehammer we stopped to visit the Maihaugen museum, described as Norway's best open air museum. The founder of the museum was a man named Anders Sandvig.
Anders was a dentist ...
Ringebu district in Norway has a family connection in that Avis' grandfather's adoptive father was born in this area. His name was Peder Moen and he adopted Einar Moen (Avis' grandfather) when Einar was very young. The Moen family goes back some generations in this area so we were interested in the history here. Ringebu is quite close to Lillihammer so some Olympic events were held here in 1994.
The rustic ...
The road from Trondheim to Oslo has to be the busiest road in Norway, especially on a weekend. Thankfully it is in good condition and, for the most part, wider and faster than a lot of the other highways. The first part of our day was spent travelling this busy road but eventually we turned off to take another highway that passed through Rondane National Park. Not as good a road but not as busy, either.
We travelled ...
Other places to stay in Lillehammer
Turisthotelveien 6, Lillehammer | 4 star hotelfrom $158
Jernbanegaten 1, Lillehammer | 3 star hotelfrom $162
Storgaten 84B, Lillehammer | 3 star hotelfrom $205
Storgata 108B, Lillehammer | 3 star hotelfrom $182
Railway Station Jernbanetorget 2, Lillehammer | 2 star hotelfrom $99
Elvegaten 12, Lillehammer | 3 star hotelfrom $230
Birkebeinerveien 24, Lillehammer | 3 star hotelfrom $177