It’s Faraway Friday! If you’re like me, January seems to drag on and on… and on! It both causes frustration when I’m snowed in and inspires my wanderlust–time to plan a trip! In case you need some inspiration, too, here are 10 photos to inspire your trip to beautiful Norway! 10. The Scream! Located inContinue reading “10 Photos: Norway”
This week we’re eating our way through Scandinavia. Denmark, Norway, and Sweden are the official Scandinavian countries, but sometimes the Nordic countries of Iceland and Finland are lumped in as well.
It’s Throwback Thursday! Today I’m remembering my favorite experiences. I’m often asked where is my favorite place I’ve ever been, but I believe that the destination is not quite as important as the experience. For instance, you can go to a zoo just about anywhere in the world, but there’s only one place where you can legally hold a koala bear. Here’s a list of my top 10 travel experiences (so far).
Originally published on 30 May 2014. Sunday in Oslo dawned earlier than we did (per usual when the sun comes up at 4:20am!), but we were ready to take it on! Steve went for a run while I continued to catch up on some sleep time, and when we got to breakfast, it was slightlyContinue reading “Screaming through Oslo”
Originally published on 29 May 2014. Welcome to Oslo! After getting in late after out train ride last night, we woke to a beautiful, sunny morning in Norway’s capital city! First up: a run around town! Shocking, I know. We’ll go down to the water, run around some historic sites… or we’ll turn the wrongContinue reading “Vikings and Romantic Strolls in Oslo”
Originally published on 28 May 2014. And now we’re off to explore Norway in a Nutshell! First stop, the train station! Well, the first stop was actually breakfast. =) Now we’re off to the train station! “Norway in a Nutshell” is a tour that takes you from Bergen, on the west coast of Norway, toContinue reading “Norway in a Nutshell”
Originally published on 23 May 2014. Next stop: Bergen, Norway! Welcome to the cutest city in the world! It is definitely in my top 5 favorite cities in the world. Would you like a fun fact? I thought so! Arandale in Disney’s Frozen was set in a town modeled after Bergen! But best of all, our hotel looked likeContinue reading “Bergen: Land of Loveliness”