As all good things have to come to and end, sadly so did our road trip. On our way home from Bergen we stopped at the home of the famous Norwegian composer Edvard Grieg, Troldhaugen. I have gotten the information below from the museums site linked above. Edvard Hagerup Grieg (b. 15 June 1843, d. 4… Continue reading Road trip 18: Troldhaugen
After having visited the Aquarium and had a little bit of lunch, we took a small passenger ferry called Beffen. It is a hop on hop off concept, but we just wanted to take the whole ride around and enjoy a bit of the fresh sea air and enjoy the sunny weather. Beffen is an… Continue reading Road trip 17: Beffen
When we woke up in Bergen on the Friday the weather was really lovely. I had a few little things planned for the day and first of was a lovely stroll from our hotel down to the Aquarium. This is a place that I was a few times when I was younger, but over the… Continue reading Road trip: Akvariet i Bergen
After having been on the road for some time, we were going to spend three days in the same destination. This was in Bergen, where I used to live when I was a student and Noways second largest city. Our main goal for the stay, a part from enjoying ourselves was to spend some time… Continue reading Road trip 15: Bergen
This week it was time for me to come back to Bergen. I was recently there for pleasure that I wrote about in the last post. But this time I was there with work. By chance I was staying in the same hotel that I did the last time a quite new hotel called Zander… Continue reading Back in Bergen
On thursday I jumped on a plane to go up to Bergen to participate in the Norwegian Brass Band Championship. First off I went to meet up with a good friend of mine who lives in Bergen and her two lovely daughters. We had a great time catching up on eachothers lives. After this I… Continue reading And the winner is….
Last weekend in Bergen I had a very good time. I got to see a lot of good people and I participated in the Norwegian Brass Band Championship. We did not manage to do our best preformance on stage, but in the end we got 5th place out of 15 in our section. I even… Continue reading Weekend in Bergen
I’m going in to a very busy time of year. Garantert it has been quite busy for some time, but we’re are re-organising at work. And in a little more than a week I’m going to Bergen to play at the National Brass Band Championship. Both are things I’m looking forward to quite a lot,… Continue reading Let the busy times come!
The day after our first tour around Bergen we decided to go up another of Bergen’s seven mountains, Ulriken. This is a taller mountain with it’s 643 meters above sea level. To get up we took the cable carts that are called Perle and Bruse. The weather was a little cloudy, but quite good. When… Continue reading Ulriken, Bergen
Bergen is known for being the city between 7 Mountains. On our trip we went up to the two most famous ones. One of them is Fløyen. It has a funicular railway going up to the top. It’s an easy hike, but we didn’t have too much time and it’s quite nice to take get… Continue reading Fløyen, Bergen