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The Scandinavian Adventure – Visiting the Vigelandsparken

The Scandinavian Adventure – Visiting the Vigelandsparken

Saturday, July 25, 2014 Today is the final day of Solo’s and my Scandinavian Adventure. Tomorrow he is going to return to Tennessee. These last five weeks have passed so fast, too fast. At the same time, it feels like months ago since I first picked Solo up at the airport. However, we still have some time left to enjoy ourselves, the time to say our goodbyes has not yet come. The heat wave has taken hold in southern Norway….

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The Scandinavian Adventure – Akershus Festning and the Viking ships

The Scandinavian Adventure – Akershus Festning and the Viking ships

Friday, July 24, 2014 Today we are going to find the main entrance to Akershus Festning. This fortress is such a beautiful place I cannot let Solo go home without seeing it for himself. Luckily upon arrival on the closed entrance, I am spotting a tourist group taking another route. Maybe they are going toward the entrance? We decide to follow them to see if this will take us where we need to go. Next, to the stables of Akershus…

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The Scandinavian Adventure: Aarhus – Hobro – Aalborg

The Scandinavian Adventure: Aarhus – Hobro – Aalborg

Saturday, July 19, 2014 Today we awoke to beautiful weather again. So far on this ride we have been lucky with the weather, sure enough, we had some rain but considering how little it was this must have been the best summer so far in Scandinavia for long bike rides. Or plan for today was to take the train to Hobro and from there see if we could cycle to Aalborg, now that we were certain that the weather would…

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The Scandinavian Adventure: Oslo – Copenhagen

The Scandinavian Adventure: Oslo – Copenhagen

Thursday, July 10, 2014 – Friday, July 11, 2014 We had spent a couple of days in Oslo, resting and preparing for the second part of our bike ride, which would lead us mostly through Denmark, but include a day’s trip to Sweden as well. This time Solo decided to rather pay for hotels than to take his tent with us, as this would allow us to travel with a little less luggage on our bikes. He had done a…

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