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Backpacking in Norway: Top 8 Sights in Bergen

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To celebrate my 99th country I toured Norway, it was a reader vote that sent me there so on route I made sure I dived back into Sweden for a couple a weeks and a few days in Denmark (and …

World Borders: Crossing from Sweden into Norway for My 99th Country (Gothenburg to Oslo Train)

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Thanks to you all for voting and confirming my destiny on this 99 country journey which meant I had to make it to Norway in February before my 100th country adventure to Tunisia. This was an easier border crossing than …

Friday’s Featured Food: Fish Stew and Stout in Pingvinen, Bergen, Norway

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In catching back up to my huge catalogue of meals I’ve eaten yet never written about on Friday’s Featured Food, I thought I’d do a recent one – my only meal eating out in Norway. There are a few reasons …

Backpacking in Norway: Top 10 Sights in Oslo

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The budget backpacker in me saw Norway as a dear country where I decided not to overspend on sights in and around the capital city. This meant no boat cruises, bus tours or even visits to the trendy museums sorry …

Backpacking in Norway: Top 5 Sights in Voss

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When backpacking in Norway, time of year actually does affect your travels somewhat. The reason for this is that Winter is low season and I simply loved the weather. So first of all I suggest touring Norway in the Winter …

My Healthy Stay at the Olympiatoppen Sports Hotell in Oslo, Norway

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While celebrating my 99th country in Norway, I decided to spend a bit more time in Oslo than most travellers do, I wanted a few days in the city but also a night on the outskirts to get a feel …

Backpacking in Norway: Staying at the Hostel Montana in Bergen

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Norway was my 99th official real country on this crazy journey (something voted for by you) and I decided to tour Bergen, Voss, Gudvangen, Myrdal, Flam and Oslo. Bergen is a UNESCO listed city on the west coast of Norway …

My Stay at the Clarion Collection Hotel Christiania Teater in Oslo, Norway

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I won’t go on about the “99 not out” thing as people will be sick and tired of hearing about it but believe me it was sweet and I enjoyed it. A reader vote on Don’t Stop Living sent me …