Everything has its charm. Even the moist, slushy and gray days. We just had a period with this weather, and, even if it can crash your mood, it can also result in some cool nature experiences when the sun is trying to break through it all.. As usual me and puppy are out discovering new … Continue reading Enchanted forest
When Plan A is down, Plan B is on. A very good Plan B I may say indeed. Plan A was to bike from Stryn over the old and famous mountain road Gamle Strynefjellsvegen to my next job in Tafjord - but, as many travellers also wondered about early that summer; when would the old mountain road open for … Continue reading Rondane National Park area
Best time of the year to hike certain trails are right now, when the ground is a bit frozen, most of the greenery are bowing down and som light beautiful snow have just fallen.. no pestering insects, no soggy grounds and no clinging bush... just a frozen nature going to sleep. (Another good example when … Continue reading Lappmarksvägen winter hike
So I finally did it. I have moved... (ahem ..yes, again).. but this time to the northern part of Sweden. People have various reasons why they move, but for me it was a combination of too expensive living costs in town, the increasing criminality and of course...an old dream of having my very own little … Continue reading My cosy little farm in Northern Sweden
Yeah! Finally back in Norway again! After just 2 days at home I again packed my bags and headed for Norway. When asked to work at the power and avalanche center in Tafjord again I did not hesitate - of course I would! First I had to fly over for a short visit/stopover at my family's place on … Continue reading Hurtigruten MS Polarlys
So, where else can you enjoy a starry sky, reflecting moonlight, beautiful sunset and powerful lava eruptions - all at the same time??? Stromboli rules!
So, what can you do when the heat is "unbearable"(I can't stand it) and the pollen allergy is becoming a real pain ..well, you could escape to a better place - Svalbard! I decided to jumped on a short budget stay in Longyearbyen - and here I am now this late evening, sitting alone in the chilly wind … Continue reading Svalbard