When one thinks of England, they think of Big Ben… and fish ‘n chips. When one thinks of Hawaii, they think of hula girls… and pigs roasted in the ground! Come along with me on a culinary adventure of the most iconic foods I’ve ever eaten–so far!
Tag Archives: scandinavia
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 inContinue reading “10 Photos: Norway”
What to Eat in Scandinavia
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.
Stock”holm” of the Vasa
Originally published on 4 June 2014. We made it! Last stop: Stockholm, Sweden! Thanks for coming along for the wild ride! Fun fact, did you know Stockholm is actually an archipelago, made up of as many as 30,000 islands? I didn’t know! Who’s ready for a VERY FAST train ride? We are! Update from 2016, thisContinue reading “Stock”holm” of the Vasa”
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 slightlyContinue reading “Screaming through Oslo”
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 wrongContinue reading “Vikings and Romantic Strolls in Oslo”
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 likeContinue reading “Bergen: Land of Loveliness”
Fairytales Come True!
Originally published on 20 May 2014. It’s time for the honeymoon of a lifetime! So, where do two avid travellers go on their honeymoon? Where is the dollar strongest? Where is the most beautiful place? What kind of food do we want? The biggest question for us was, “Where have we never been?” SCANDINAVIA! AndContinue reading “Fairytales Come True!”