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10 Photos: Norway

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 in… Continue reading 10 Photos: Norway

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What to Eat in Scandinavia

It’s What I Ate Wednesday! 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. Since I haven’t been to Iceland or Finland just yet, here’s what we ate on our honeymoon through Denmark,… Continue reading What to Eat in Scandinavia

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Top 10 Travel Experiences

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… Continue reading Top 10 Travel Experiences

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Screaming through Oslo

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 slightly… Continue reading Screaming through Oslo

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Vikings and Romantic Strolls in 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 wrong… Continue reading Vikings and Romantic Strolls in Oslo

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Norway in a Nutshell

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, to… Continue reading Norway in a Nutshell

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Bergen: Land of Loveliness

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 like… Continue reading Bergen: Land of Loveliness