Norway 101. The land that is powered by nature.

NORWAY 101 Norway 101 is for you who have not been to Norway before. It can also be for those who have been here and need a refresher as to where to go and what to do.  This is my home for several years now and this land never seizes to amaze me.  Planning a group tour…

Risbolle Thai Cafe

  [yasr_overall_rating]  I give Risbolle Thai Cafe 5 stars. This Thai restaurant is just almost across the Central Station in Oslo.  If you go out of the East Hall of the station and walk along Karl Johans gate towards the castle, Risbolle is on Dronningensgate 25, which is about two blocks from the central station….

25 of the most inspiring travel quotes

The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page.  St Augustine Who doesn’t love a quote?  Quotes inspire us, makes us dream big, encourages us, keeps our feet planted on the ground, and keeps us going.  Travel quotes work in the same way.  I like reading and sharing travel…

Paella in Altea

I am in a town called Albir in Costa Blanca in Spain.  The commune is Alfaz del Pi.  This is a great place for a short break for Scandinavians. There are regular flights and the duration of the flight is only about 3.5 hours.  Doesn’t hurt either that it is by the beach. No matter…

Bergen 101 – Gateway to the Fjords

After Oslo, the next most visited place in Norway is Bergen.  You can fly to Bergen directly from overseas,  but some go to Bergen as a side trip from Oslo.   Bergen is known to be the gateway to the fjords.  Norwegians say that it always rains in Bergen, so better take an umbrella or a…