“Europeans need to understand that there is no hope of solving our problems through our elected parliamentarians”
– Anders Breivik, 2083 – A European Declaration of Independence… 43 more words
Basking within the icy flourish of the Arctic Circle is a jagged shoal of islands harbouring a secret. Happiness lives in this wild place, a calm contentment and sense of belonging nurtured by respect for 1000-year-old traditions. 66 more words
Norway’s Telemark Canal is hewn from rock that soars from sea to mountains and negotiates a challenging barrier of waterfalls. When it was completed in 1892, Norwegians referred to it as the eighth wonder of the world. 20 more words
Here are my six of the best natural attractions in that wonderful country of Norway.
The story was published in The Sydney Morning Herald and Melbourne Age Traveller and online here:
Norwegians seem to be constantly coming from, going to, or actively engaged in robust outdoor activities. Oslo is a sea of bouncing ponytails (from the almost comical amount of joggers.) The trains are full of cross-country ski shleppers. 444 more words