Norlandia Geilo Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Breakfast Available
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
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Where I'm staying is called Alcatraz, and is an adventure training camp for youths, still good fun watching them build their rafts and setting off on the canoe expeditions. Thoughts were similar to 'Jaws', that's overcrowded, get some off! We'll be fine, turns his back saying "they're all gonna die!"
On my way up I passed Bengstfors, which is in an area near the Dalsland Canal.
This is a beautiful place and there is a really cool railway line, it's about ...
... travel, with a tiny stop in, you guessed it, a souvenir shop! The worst part was the crowds. People shoving everywhere! Mostly Asians in huge tour groups. I got lucky as I was alone so I didn't have issues with seating, and found a front row amazing seat on the boat. Others were not so lucky and had to all separate at parts of the journey. I don't regret the tour, because what I saw was fascinating and so worth it. ...
... place it is surrounded by the fjords ,which is why they name it the " gateway to the fjords ". Tomorrow I am doing a fjord trip ! Met some really lovely people who I went out witj last night to watch the Copa America final. Short blog because I am using the wifi in McDonalds. Yes Norway has them ...
... but has a checkered history, having been one of the locations for Heinrich Himmler's Aryan breeding programs - Norwegian girls having children with SS officers! Part of the drive to breed the pure Aryan race. It seemingly started with good intent, to provide places for unwed mothers to have their children and not have to have abortions (apparently the rate being very high in Germany at the time). ...
... she wasn't looking. And, if after their 10th shot of tequila, they both stumbled into a very unholy matrimony, which they immediately regretted and annulled, but not before they produced a love-child. And then, if that despicably gelatinous, mushy, pale, unwanted abomination smelled like those discarded fish bones that every cat in every dark alley of every cartoon that I ever saw growing up seems to have snacked on, then, and only then, could you catch ...