Norway is really awesome


#282

The nature in Norway is truly awesome, especially if you take the time to only film on sunny days:


It is 50 min. of pure Norwegian propaganda. (But true)
Made by an Austrian film team.

#283

It is that time of the year when Geiranger wake up from months of quiet to a “mini-metropolis”, with traffic chaos and all the illes that follows with it.
But Geiranger has more to offer than most thinks, at least according to this article in smp.no:


#284

I have survived my first complete winter in Norway since 1968-69. The cold is not a major problem here on the North West Coast, but the darkness is a major item to accept.

But now summer is here, with long days and no real nights.
Here is a picture captured from Aalesund Port webcam at midnight a couple of days ago:

Same picture taken right now (1840 hrs.):

The Cruise ship Zenith is preparing to depart:

Tug Boa Odin on rescue/salvage station for the Coastal Authorities.


#285

Equinor (ex Statoil) is generous with their employees world wide:


#286

For those who have been everywhere, seen everything and stayed in the best hotels, here is a place that you probably missed:
https://www.visitsvalbard.com/overna...radio-p3499143

A little extra entertainment MAY be offered from time to time:
​​​​​​​https://www.smp.no/nyheter/2018/06/03/Isbj%C3%B8rn-br%C3%B8t-seg-inn-i-lagerbygning-til-hotell-p%C3%A5-Svalbard-16827330.ece


#287

US Marines to be stationed in Norway for longer and further north than before: