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Day 11 Lohnt Røren and Lohnt Litlberget 

When we woke up this morning it was raining 😮 nevertheless it was less windy than yesterday. Therefore we decided to try and go venture. We headed to mount Røren. 114 more words


Day 10 Hamnøya: rain plus a strong breeze/moderate gale 

Today was an indoor day. Strong winds (our little house is sometimes shaking, its so strong) and rain almost every minute of the day kept us from venturing. 75 more words


Day 9 Bad weather hiking and Rorbuer

Today we left Leknes and headed further down to Reine. On the way to Reine, eventhough the weather was not ideal, we stopped in Fredvang, a small village. 169 more words


Day 8 Leknes, Unstad and chasing Mrs. Aurora again

Yesterday was a rainy day. It did not rain all the time but plenty. Unfortunately the weather forecast was right so we decided to take it slow. 318 more words


Norway: Norway: Lofoten Islands (Vestvågøy– Austvågøya)

Lofoten is huge and in 3 days we cannot visit everything! From now on the weather was fantastic and the second day had been dedicated first to Vestvågøy and then Austvågøya. 208 more words


Norway: Norway: Lofoten Islands (Moskenesøya – Flakstadøya)

As the most travelers we reached Lofoten Islands with the ferry to Moskenes.

The day of arrival we did not have a lot of time to stop for sightseeing, but after a good sleep in our apartment in Leknes, we were ready to start or northern adventure. 109 more words


Sensational Discovery: Probably the World's Oldest Depiction of a Boat Found in Northern Norway

Top: The rock drawing of the boat is very difficult to see in normal daylight. Bottom: The boat marked with black. (Photo: University of Tromsø) 350 more words