Staying Underground!

Wednesday 16th June We woke to the sound of pitter patter on the roof. Well not chucking it down but wet and low cloud. We were trapped a bit in no mans land before the next worthwhile point which was at Flam and the Flam railway. We had been on the railway some 11 years…

Trolls ladder Garinger and beyond!

Tuesday 16th June. So we were up early, having mapped out a route which will enable us to visit the Troll ladder, Garinger Fjord, over to the plateau of the Breheimen National Park to Ulm and the Stave church, then back up to the Jolunheimen plateau all in one day with the forecast of fine…

Mode blow out

Monday 15th June Spent the day in Mode and went looking for the roses. Mode is famous for the parks and displays. Well like everything in this part of Norway it was a no show. They expect them to bloom in July/ August due to the late spring. Well other than the displays (When in…

Trondhiem to Mode

Saturday 13th June through to Monday 15th June We looked around Trondheim and the marching bands kept a marching and the city came alive with small pockets of musical youth outlets. By mid afternoon we were Trondheimed out and walked back to Lovebus for a late lunch. Sitting in the van the skies again began…

Bodo to Trondheim

Well sorry no update for a few days but we have been on the road since Monday through to Thursday evening and now we have reached civilisation we have the modern luxuries in life ‘WiFi.’ Well since the last posting at the Saltstreaum we can say that the timing of walking the bridge was very…

From Lofoten Islands back to Bodo

Sunday 7th June Well the weather is due to break this afternoon, so we have decided to leave the Lofoten islands. It is one of those places that sunny days are required to see the beauty in the place, the sun just changes the views. The weather is forecast to be solid rain across the…

Where to start…how about at the bottom!

Well as posted, the ferry broke through the evening gloom on approaching The Lofoten islands and jagged mountain ranges appeared magically in front of us. We pulled into the small harbor and after much reversing and pulling forward I managed to squeeze of the ferry last. Well the harbor is at the very southern tip…