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Calendar photo for the month: November 2018

Calendar photo for the month: November 2018

Vik on the shoreline of the Sognefjorden, Norway’s longest fjord, is featuring the calendar photo of the month November. It is from the German Norwegen Kalender, but is also included in the English Norway calendar as well as in all Norway planners. I took this image during my Scandinavian Adventure while traveling by boat from Leikanger to Bergen. Main season in Bergen Since I didn’t bring my mobile phone to this part of our adventure we weren’t able to pre-book

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The Scandinavian Adventure: Bergen – Florø

The Scandinavian Adventure: Bergen – Florø

This post was updated on August 31st, 2018 Wednesday, June 25, 2014 — Thursday, June 26, 2014 2a.m. Today we continued our journey from Bergen toward Molde — which we will reach tomorrow evening — on the Hurtigruten’s ship MS Polarlys. But since the boat did not leave Bergen before 8p.m. and checkin was not opened before 3p.m. we had some time left before boarding. So for the first time since we have been on this journey we could allow

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The Scandinavian Adventure: Leikanger – Bergen

The Scandinavian Adventure: Leikanger – Bergen

This post was updated on August 31st, 2018 Tuesday, June 24, 2014 Today we took the early ferry, leaving Leikanger at 7:30 a.m., toward Bergen. When I planned this leg of our journey I thought of cycling it, but I was unable to find a route that would not lead through at least one tunnel which we wouldn’t be allowed on bikes or would have us taken several days, days we would be missing on our way north up to

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Calendar Photo of the Month: July 2016

Calendar Photo of the Month: July 2016

This post was updated on March 14th, 2017   The calendar photo of this month is from my German Norwegen (Norway) calendars and planners it shows Bryggen in Bergen. Bryggen is the old quarter of the Hanse merchants – the Hanse was a German based merchants guilt who got the monopoly on selling the dried cod of the Lofoten in continental Europe in exchange for rye and wheat. The story behind this photo is going to be published on this

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