All posts under Scandinavia 2008

Grass is greener in Norway

Finally found a place where I can write on my blog.  Been in Norway for 3 days and what can I say. This place is amazing!!!! Not enough exclaimation marks certainly. I’ve seen so many beautitful things but given this is probably the most expensive place I’ve ever been to[…]

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Last day in Bergen

After much messing around this morning by different people (including the tourist information in Bergen), being sent from one travel agents to another and then finally to the ticket office at the DFDS Seaways office in the port I finally discovered that I could only buy a ticket home by[…]

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Home, alive and well.

So the last leg of my trip was the longest I’ve had to ride in 1 day. 320 miles, and you’d think to add it up doing over 60 miles an hour you’d be home in under 6 hours. Sadly, with road works, and phantom traffic jams, It’s taken me[…]

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Photos

I’ve not yet perfected the way of putting photos on wordpress so I’m going to make a gallery for each place of interest… or country as it may be Hopefully they’ll all be in order. France & Belgium [nggallery id=23] Germany [nggallery id=24] Denmark [nggallery id=21] Sweden [nggallery id=29] Norway[…]

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Scandinavian Conclusion

Scandinavian Conclusion I’ve been back 4-5 days (depending on how you look at it), I’ve so far already gathered 2/3 punters for next years trip, I’ve planned the theme, a vague route, and honed down the bike for the job, which we all should get, figured out a supplier for[…]

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Mileage

I have been working out the mileage from everyday whilst I was away. The last day worked out to be vastly more than I had done before on the journey. I was averaging 200 miles a day, some days more and some less but never more than 240. The last[…]

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