Sunday morning at Kongens Utsikt

I live in a beautiful place. It actually took me a few years to begin to really appreciate the landscape in Hole and Ringerike – it just could not be compared to the arctic landscapes I grew up in. However, the view from Kongens Utsikt (The King’s View) is nothing but amazing, although it’s only 441 m above sea […]

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Last stop, Aksla

Time has gone so fast since my short holiday in Ålesund! I can’t believe it’s been almost two weeks and I’m still blogging about it! Well, at least I can say that the beauty of Ålesund deserves to be documented no matter what – better late than never! 🙂 Our last stop before the airport was Aksla, the […]

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Atlanterhavsparken, Ålesund

One of the last things we did while visiting the West Coast was looking at the wonderful creatures at Atlanterhavsparken (The Atlantic Ocean Park – Ålesund Aquarium). When I was little, this was a regular thing, and I loved it! However, it’s been many years since the last time I went now, so this was pretty […]

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Comfortable at Aursnes Fjordstuer

During our stay in Sykkylven the previous weekend, we stayed in the usual apartments. Aursnes Fjordstuer (Aursnes Fjordhouses) are a set of goodlooking aparments situated close to everything that’s important in Sykkylven – the center and the ferry dock. If temporarily moving into one of these aparments, your stay in Sykkylven will become quite practical. It’s not […]

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THIS IS SYKKYLVEN //Ferry approaching ♥ Like many other small communities outside Ålesund, the citizens of Sykkylven are depending on the ferry. Over the fjord they will find necessities like for example the airport, hospital and the biggest and most important shops.// //The view from my grandparents house ♥ Wherever you are in Sykkylven you will […]


Hiking up to Vassætra

I think that some of us Norwegians tend to kind of forget how beautiful our country is. In a busy life consisting of running back and forth, the stunning scenery around us become nothing but a background. We forget to stop and look at it, let the view sink in – because we’ve seen it all […]

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Coffee break at Tante Bruun

Around lunch time, we found the most perfect café! Tante Bruun (Aunt Bruun) in the shopping center Ålesund Storsenter seriously has the most amazing interior and relaxed vibe…. Setting aside the tempting and tasty foods and beverages, it was the incredible interior and decoration that caught our attention – and that added that little extra to […]

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