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    • Horseback riding near Trondheim

      Norway Yesterday

      Hello!
      Me and my husband are going to be in Trondheim for about 4 days at the end of August.
      I just spent the last 8 hrs researching horseback riding trips in the area.
      Most I found were for 6-8 days, but I'm looking for 2-3 days or even a day trip in the mountains and lakes. It's been an extremely frustrating 8 hrs as I am sure there are ranches and farms in the 2-3 hr drive vicinity that offer horseback riding with a scenic view. I'm not looking for a family farm necessarily because we are both pretty experienced riders.

      If anyone knows of a good farm/ranch/riding lodge... Please help!

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      Restaurants....in Honningsvag

      Honningsvåg Jun 30, 2014 at 4:43 PM

      Hello - I'll be spending the night in Honningsvag early next month. I would appreciate the name of what is considered the best restaurant. Is it the Corner Cafe ?, or are their others that are more impressive. I'm seeking some of the delicious local fish!

      Thank you,

      Hank - Scottsdale, AZ

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    • Arendal to city center

      Arendal Jun 18, 2014 at 10:08 AM

      How do I get to city center using public transportation?

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    • is is easy to ger a ferry to take us to geiranger

      Hellesylt Jul 8, 2014 at 11:05 AM

      we are arriving on the 7th of august with msc ship at hellesylt port. Is is easy to get a ferry to geiranger or is better to buy the tour from the ship. If we do that wil l cost us a lot of money since we are a family of 4. and two other freinds

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    • transportation Svolvaer to Kabelvag

      Svolvær Jul 3, 2014 at 12:16 PM

      How would we get from the high speed ferry port in Svolvaer (arrival at 21:00) to Kabelvag lodging? Do we need a rental car, or is there transportation at night?

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    • Getting to/from Airport to City Center in Bergen?

      Norway Jul 1, 2014 at 3:20 PM

      Coming in around 1100 on a Sunday and staying in the main part of the city of Bergen. Best and/or cheapest (not necessarily the same) way to get between the two for 2 with carry-on luggage?
      Leaving around 1100 (flight time) from Bergen on a Friday. Same questions......
      Thanks!

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      Bus transport to Alesund from Sognefjord?

      Balestrand Jun 30, 2014 at 7:42 PM

      Planning well ahead (1 year) for early June 2015 trip to Norway. Working North thru Fjords.
      Can someone tell me if there is a bus transport to Alesund from any of the locations in the Sognefjord , either Sogndal, Balestrand, Fjaerland, or other location
      Thanks

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    • Arendal to city center

      Arendal Jun 18, 2014 at 10:08 AM

      How do I get to city center from Arendal cruise dock using public transportation?

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    • Bus from Evenes Airport

      Narvik Jun 17, 2014 at 11:37 PM

      Hi everyone, I will arrive in Harstad/Narvik, Evenes Airport (EVE) in July. And I need to go to Narvik (which is 79km far from Evenes airport). Can you please show me which bus number I can take and how much it costs? Thank you so much for your help.

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    • Gluten free and/or vegetarian eating?

      Norway Jun 17, 2014 at 2:28 PM

      As the title indicates, I'm looking for information about eating in Norway. My husband is gluten free (severe sensitivity but not celiac) and can do limited lactose. I am vegetarian but will eat some fish. Neither of us eat shellfish or pork.
      Tips?
      Key words/phrases to look for on menus and/or in the grocery?
      Thanks for any and all ideas!

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    • Flam to Voss

      Flåm Jul 7, 2014 at 12:35 PM

      What are the public transport options from Flam to Voss
      ?

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      Stavanger to Oslo in 8 Nights. What do you think?

      Norway Jul 7, 2014 at 2:24 AM

      Hi all,

      I know that there are many posts like this one, but I am not confident about the plan for my holidays... I do not know if it is too ambitious, so I'd like to know your opinion about it.

      At mid-august (14th) my girlfriend and I are visiting Norway. Our flight lands in Stavanger and our flight home takes off from Oslo. We are way more interested in nature and stunning views than in cities (despite we'd also like to visit some small towns). We are spending 9 days/8 nights in Norway and we'll be moving by car.

      Obviously the following plan will depend on the weather and on our mood, but it’s our starting point.

      Day 1: Arrival at Stavanger (noon). We’ll rent the car and visit Stavanger.

      Day 2: From Stavanger to Odda. At morning we plan to visit the preikestolen and then head to odda.

      Day 3: Odda to Bergen. If the weather is Ok, we plan to do the Trollstunga walk and then drive to Bergen. We know it will be a bit tiring, but we can handle that.

      Day 4: Bergen to sogndal. Visit Bergen’s old town, and then drive to sogndal.

      Day 5: Sogndal to Olden/Styr. We’ll spend the day visiting sognefjorden / Jostedal

      Day 6: Olden/Styr to Lom. Maybe geirangerfjorden, jostedal or a bit of Jotunheimen

      Day 7: Lom to Lillehammer. We’ll spend the day at jotunheimen to then, late afternoon, head to Lillehammer (we don’t have much interest in that city, but it looks like a good place to overnight).

      Day 8: Lillehammer to Oslo. Maybe we’ll spend some time visiting something of Lillehammer, but the goal is to head to Oslo, to have some time to visit the city.

      Day 9: Oslo. Our flight leaves at 20.00 so we’ll have time to visit the city’s musts.

      I’d like to comment that I’ve already been in Oslo a few, but my girlfriend has not. Despite it is a pity we won’t have enough time to visit all the sights (Munch museum, opera, Vvigelan’s park, the castle, etc.), I think that the Natural wonders of Norway worth such lose.

      So, what do you think? Is it realistic? Anything important missing in the plan? Any suggestions?

      Thanks for your time!

      Cheers

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      Travel from Sandefjord to Tonsberg

      Sandefjord Jul 6, 2014 at 5:07 AM

      Hi All does anyone know what the travel options are from Sandefjord to Tonsberg? Bus? Train? How long? and How much? Thank You :)

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    • Any one knows where to buy 55 shot glasses with a Nord Kap mark on?

      Nordkapp Jul 6, 2014 at 3:56 AM

      Can someone help me find out where to buy 55 shot glasses with a Nord Kap mark on?
      Thank you in advance!
      Johanna
      Wedding in Sweden

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      Good towns in central Norway

      Norway Jul 4, 2014 at 7:29 AM

      We will be traveling from Oslo to Near Bergen. Any good stops along the way for overnight to break up our drive?

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      Best fjords to see in southeast Norway

      Norway Jul 3, 2014 at 7:06 PM

      WE have to plan our trip in October to southeast Norway. I want to visit the fjords more than anything else. What are the nicest ones in the southeast? Thanks in advance!

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    • Supermarkets in Stavanger

      Stavanger Jun 24, 2014 at 1:00 AM

      Hello to everyone, I am trying to locate some large supermarkets in Stavanger. Could you help me?

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    • Round trip or one-way?

      Lofoten Jun 22, 2014 at 4:15 AM

      So, we're doing a bike tour in Lofoten in August. Is it worth making a round trip (Which would be about 400 km) along the southern coasts first and the northern coasts getting back? Or are we better off getting from Moskenes to Svolvaer in one go and then use the days we have left for something else around Bodo, or for going further west of Svolvaer?

       

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    • Nordleys superwash Viking yarn

      Bergen Jun 18, 2014 at 1:31 AM

      When I was in Hammerfest last year I purchased some of the above yarn to knit socks. My second pair I have obviously made toooooo long and have run out of wool. Can someone tell me who I can contact to purchase another ball of this yarn!!

      Desperate

      Joan
      Sydney, Australia

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      Cheap eats in Oslo?

      Oslo 12 hours ago

      I'm assuming McDonald's would be on the somewhat cheap scale, but are there any other places to get a decent meal for under a 100 kr?

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      Any tourist towns between Aurland and Oslo?

      Norway Jul 6, 2014 at 10:18 PM

      I want a break from the country to visit a few towns that are not as expensive as Olo, yet have shopping! Any ideas? We will be going from Aurland to Oslo and I don't mind detours.

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    • clothes to wear in haugesund

      Haugesund Jul 5, 2014 at 5:38 AM

      What should I wear in haugesund from july to september (male clothes)

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      Visiting ancestral home

      Kongsberg Jul 5, 2014 at 12:12 AM

      My grandfather had a farm outside Kongsberg. I've been informed that the parish in which the farm was located is now part of Kongsberg. Not sure what the distance is, but if I fly to Oslo, catch a train or bus to Kongsberg, and then want to reach this parish within Kongsberg, is that a bus trip, taxi trip, or some other way to get there? I'm assuming if I take this trip, I'd probably book in some place in Kongsberg. The parish was, I hear, called Sandsvaer. I know my father's birth is recorded in a church there, information I got from a non-relative to stopped by and looked it up.

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      Geiranger - Alesund

      Norway Jul 1, 2014 at 8:46 AM

      Hi. A little advice please: We will be staying in Geiranger for 2 nights and then driving on to Alesand for a night. From Geiranger we'll be going up the Orneveweg, which I understand is incredibly scenic. Once we have taken the ferry at Eidsdal to Linge, there appear to be two ways of getting to Alesund: via the Trollstegen or along the 650 which hugs the fjord. Which would be the more scenic way to Alesund? The Trollstegen is also a windy road, right? So if we have already done the Orneveweg, would the Trollstegen be worth the detour? If anyone has done this, would appreciate the help!

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    • Visiting in October or December

      Bergen Jun 30, 2014 at 2:46 AM

      I want to do a short city break to Bergen in either October half-term or December 15th for 3 nights. Which time would be best for seeing Bergen? Is Bergen pretty at Christmas? Is it open for tourists at these times?

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    • a place to stay in Brekstad

      by Hawkeye2000 Online Now Mar 16, 2012 at 4:07 AM

      Hello,

      I'm looking for a place to stay in the neighborhood of Brekstad (Orland,Botngaard,Oksvoll,...) between 30/05/2012 and 08/06/2012.
      It seems that all hotels and campsites are fully booked for that period. Can someone help me finding a place for 1 person? Thank you very much!
      kind regards, Peter

      1 Answer Mar 16, 2012 at 6:36 AM