Tag Archive | Norway


Kjosfossen – 26th July 2013 Canon Powershot G1X | ISO 100 | f/5.8 | 1/640 Kjosfossen is a highlight of the Flåm Railway. I remember the chill of the water’s mist against my face. And being in awe of the creativity of having a lone dancer amidst a ferocious waterfall. I could have spent the whole day here.  For Mum – This wouldn’t have […]

Midnight Sun in Ålesund

Midnight Sun on an overcast night at the Hurtigruten terminal in Ålesund Ålesund, Norway – 29th July 2013 Sony NEX7 | E 18-55mm F3.5-5.6 OSS | Landscape | ISO 1600 | f/3.5 | 1/25 Credit to My Mother – I admire your patience and your passion

Geiranger Village

View of Geiranger Village from the Hurtigruten Ship Geiranger Village, Norway – 28th July 2013 Canon Powershot G1X | Landscape | ISO 100 | f/5.6 | 1/640


Geiranger, Norway – 28th July 2013 Canon Powershot G1X | ISO 100 | f/6.3 | 1/8 “If there is one country in the world you must visit, it is Norway. If there is one place in Norway you must see – it is Geiranger.” – Norway: The land of the fjords For My Mother

Bergen Railway

Bergen Railway – 25th July 2013 Canon Powershot G1X | Landscape | ISO 100 | f/5.6 | 1/500

Norway: The land of the fjords

Two months ago, I took a spontaneous trip to Norway. This was my first trip to Scandinavia, my first time in Europe. I was blown away. Norway was like nothing I had ever seen before… When? Late July 2013 Duration? 8 days (part of a 3 week Eurotrip) Tour or independent travel? Independent travel through an unescorted tour […]

Choose your own adventure: Plan a holiday

Until recently, my trips have involved tagging along on someone else’s holiday or joining a tour – thus, I haven’t had much need to do research. Plus, my dates have been pretty flexible, so I just pick up and go when necessary. But then a few months ago, I was presented with the opportunity to […]