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Tuesday, October 17, 2017
If you have time and fancy a challenge, there are many mountain walks and trails. Flam is is a tiny village on the banks of the Aurlandsfjord, one of the branches of the beautiful Sognefjord – the longest and deepest fjord in Europe and it will take you by surprise! There is a lot to do, the locals have really got...
Flam Guide, so much to do in the Norwegian Fjords Whether you want to speed round the Fjords on a rib, take a road train round the town, hire a talking car and visit nearby villages or go walking, there is so much to do in Flam and they make it so easy. However, the conventional train up the mountain...
Skjolden in the Norwegian Fjords Surrounded by steep land masses that could be called mountains, with spectacular waterfalls, Skjolden is located at the head of the longest navigable fjord in the world – Sognefjord. The weather can change from hot to cold. It was hot and Jean who played the character Doris was baking in this ridiculous fur coat which...
Norwegian Fjords Cruise, stopping in Olden Olden is a peaceful village with not a lot to do but relax, unless you take a trip. A perfect Fjordland cruise stop nestling at the southern end of one branch of the beautiful Nordfjord and at the entrance to the gorgeous Oldedalen Valley. https://youtu.be/w8VQll-u9hk There are a few shops for the fridge magnet collectors and a church to...
Cruising the Norwegian Fjords will almost certainly start in Stavanger Yes it rained when we went back to Stavanger again, but we also had sun. Four seasons in one day and Stavanger was full of surprises that made it a very enjoyable visit. They have moved the tourist office and Jean shows you the best places to see including the...
Jean Visits the Hanseatic port of Bergen We have seen Bergen with the sun out, unfortunately, the day we shot this film was not one of them. But, it shows you what it can be like in the rain. As we had previously shot the ride to the top in the sun we have cheated and used the old footage...
Oslofjord - What is Oslofjord famous for? Yes, what is Oslofjord famous for? Ships beginning with the letter B.   It is where the Fred Olsen family come from and where the industry started. But stop, let us get this into prospective, they came from Hvitsen, which is the smallest town to have ever existed in Norway and in 1951 only...
New to Choosing a Cruise? That is what Doris Visits is here for. We try to help you                     SEE THE CRUISE BEFORE YOU CRUISE THE SEA. Last night we sat and had dinner, on land, with friends who had just come back from the Orient Express, now wanting to cruise. The comment...
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