The Lights That Go On a Bit February 16th 2018 I've finally seen the Northern Lights! Right on the doorstep of my accommodation too, impressive but they did keep me up bloody late!
The trip to Tromsø was via Oslo and the airport must be the most expensive airport I've ever passed through. It's around 10 Norwegian Krona to the pound, so working out that the advertised fish and chips cost over £16 was quick. A smoothie bowl was almost £13 an ... read more
Europe » Norway » Northern Norway » Tromsø Two centuries of Viking raids into Europe tapered off following the adoption of Christianity by King Olav TRYGGVASON in 994. Conversion of the Norwegian kingdom occurred over the next several decades. In 1397, Norway was absorbed into a union with De... ... read more
I started these blogs as a record for myself- something to read and comfort me when I'm old, cold and broke, wondering where all my money went...
With time, my blogs have developed as it turned out other people were reading them! This has inspired me to improve my writing (well I try) and add more photos. I hope you enjoy reading my blogs and please do leave comments.
The photos in the blog are taken on my phone, but when I return home, I always have lots of images from my DSLR, that I upload to Flickr: https://www.flickr.com/photos/wadeyc
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