Arrival in Longyearbyen, Svalbard

When you take a look on the map, look further north… no I mean FURTHER north. 78 degrees (and some minutes) latitude. An early day up. First flight from Molde to Oslo at 6:55 am and then 9:30 from Oslo to Longyearbyen (the guy who foundet the place was named Longyear). No problems at all….

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Travel plans for 2016 revealed

I like to plan ahead, so my two weeks trip to the western coast of the US is becoming more concrete. Areas I havn’t seen before and it may seem as if it will be a trip a la Japan – but the good thing about impresions is, that you can come back later to…

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New activity starting in october/november…

I’m playing with the thought to start a little bit of internet based education this fall. As I write on my page about photography am I not the best photographer ad there is much to learn to become better. After I visited 3 courses at Enterstudio in Berlin (basic, advanced basic and arcitectural photography –…

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Friday is coming

Just 4 more days before I pack my things and travel up to Svalbard for a long weekend. Never been this far north before, and I am quit sure that there is no other place in the world that is so far north and easy to reach. My camera is ready, batteries charged and I hope for amazing…

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Only a few weeks left

7.-10. august I will make a trip to Svalbard (Spitzbergen). Got a great deal for flying there with SAS by using my Eurobonus Bonus Miles, leaving me with the rest amount of 450 NOK to pay (50 €). As one can see on the map, it ist long up to the north. Hoping to see…

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Weekend camping on Tautra

10.-13. july I went on a little boat trip to the island of Tautra (Midsund kommune) with two very good friends. The boat featur ed in the picture was build by his great-grandfather and did a very good job. The trip was about 8 kilometers from where we started. But first we had to retur to…

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Veiholmen, Norway

Did a day trip to Veiholmen, an Island about 120 km north og where I live. As always the weatherforecast was wrong and instead for sun I had a rainy day out. It was nice in a way, but to far of from civilization and they could put some more effort into maintainance.  

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First days over

Had some beautiful days visiting friends in Rochdale. Manchester and the surrounding areas have a lot to offer. The time is to short to explore everything, but this is a good reason to come back.

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In England’s green and pleasant land…

You think you just do the check-in by SAS-App 24 hours before the flight, still in bed until you realise… England is outside the Schengen area and you have to get up and find you passport to give Big Brother all kinds of information.   Tomorrow the tour to Manchester starts. First two night at…

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Planehopping

Happy to fly SAS and not Norwegian. The poor cistomers had to wait 90 minutes in the tje plane before departure. Smooth flight to Copenhagen and only short time to change planes. No time for Duty Free shopping, must happen in Oslo this time.

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