Norway not as you know it #Rain


(2) NORWAY - Bergen in the rain

Bergen, socks and alcohol - it's all here - pop in and have a read.

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(3) NORWAY - The post boat

Our 'post' boat carried passengers, mail and supplies to over thirty ports along the Norwegian Coastline. Most of these ports were inaccessible to large commercial cruise liners, so there would be no heaving crowds departing from other boats as we docked.

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(4) NORWAY - The Fjords (I think)

The paper said optimistically that Alesund was a wonderful place to enjoy the views. That might have been true, had I been able to look upwards without a whole bucket of freezing rainwater sloshing me in the face. (Well, that’s what it felt like).

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(6 & 7) NORWAY - the Arctic Circle

Eventually we did dock. It took well over two hours and we only then had an hour on land to explore, but Tromso, Tromso, I love you — it didn’t rain! Wow! There was wind, yes. Snow, yes, but at long last there was no driving rain to force me to keep my head bowed.

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