Trollstigen and the Atlantic road

Trollstigen and the Atlantic road   We are obsessed with driving on famous roads. After the Transalpina and Transfagarasan we decided to do Trollstigen and the Atlantic Road. So, how was it?   Well, quite disappointing in comparison. They are, however, surprisingly free from traffic and close enough to each other than you can do Read more about Trollstigen and the Atlantic road[…]

Briksdalsbreen, Briksdal glacier – the proof of global warming

Briksdal glacier is a spot we almost missed, because on google it doesn’t look spectacular. It happened to be our favourite place in the whole of Norway. Mind you, you’re not going for the glacier itself – which gets smaller and smaller every year – you’re going for at least 2 hours of walking between Read more about Briksdalsbreen, Briksdal glacier – the proof of global warming[…]

The Swedish and Norweigen Dream and The Great Outdoors

When Scandinavia is mentioned our thoughts go towards camping and outdoor activities, but should they go to dollar signs and bank managers instead?   A love of nature, to a British ear, brings about thoughts of the ramblers association – the largest walkers’ rights association in Britain – and, to be frank, people who chain Read more about The Swedish and Norweigen Dream and The Great Outdoors[…]