Travel Blogs from Fredrikstad
... in an adjacent store, after which the sun peeked out long enough for me to stop and dry my things out.
I got the ferry, then (tried to) follow the North Sea Cycle Route past Fredrikstad. I ended up doubling-back a bunch, losing the NSCR and generally wasting time trying to get past this city.
Eventually, I found a large park/wilderness area just north of Fredrikstad and camped next to a large pretty lake.
(Sorry, no pictures today -- blame the ...
... so, of course, we had to pay it a visit, besides the advertising said they had a full size model of a Blue Whale there, and I wanted to see if it looked possible that an elephant really could stand on it’s tongue. The museum was smaller than we expected, but the Blue Whale model was only a juvenile, and suspended from he ceiling of one of the rooms – and I believe only a baby elephant could have ...
... better written. I hope you think so too!
From Stockholm to Dublin
By Robert Reinpold
As the Norwegian winter draws to a
close, melting snow and chirping birds bring renewed enthusiasm to
the students of the American College of Norway. With the transition
into spring comes warm, sunny weather, longer days, and an
The last three weeks have been pretty
exciting. On the 29th of January, I, along with fellow UND students
Griffin and Ashley, went to the Norwegian capital of Oslo. Also
accompanying us were Kev of Philadelpia, PA, and Bjorn from
Brumunddal, Norway. Compared to the humble industrial city of Moss,
the bustling life of Oslo offers quite a change of pace. We started
in Oslo walking passed the National Theater and ...
... my homework and after helping a couple others understand some of the concepts, I was too tired to do any blogging. So here I am doing it today!
Besides sitting in class most of the day (when the sun's out, naturally), myself and a couple of the Norwegian students walked what seemed like miles to find the nearest McDonald's, which was at a mall. It wouldn't have been so far or taken so long if we had actually known where we were going. We ...