Sweden vs Norway vs Finland

Sweden vs Norway vs Finland What’s our impression of Sweden after Finland and Norway? Read our simplistic travel analysis and if you live or have alived around, don’t hesitate to write your opinion.  Landscape. The scenery reminded us mostly Finland north of Stockholm...

We met Arne who rows around Norway

We met Arne who rows around Norway There is a Norwegian guy – 40 year old Arne Kristoffersen – who is attempting to row the entire coastline of Norway these days in his tiny wooden boat. He started 61 days ago from the Norway – Sweden border and we...

Stegastein, the best balcony in Norway

Stegastein, the best balcony in Norway The spectacular Stegastein viewing platform with panoramic view 650 metres above Aurlandsfjord.  This is a bucket-list trip for any visitor to Flåm. The platform, which juts out 30 metres from the mountainside, 650 metres above...

Oslo during Covid-19 lockdown

Oslo during Covid-19 lockdown We didn’t drive our Iveco in Oslo since the city is a no-go zone for a diesel truck. We borrowed our friend’s Tasos car and parked it next to the greek embassy, from where we walked for a few hours downtown. On this short...

My own Everest

My own Everest Last Sunday I watched Greek alpinist Antonis Sykaris’ live facebook transmission, who had just returned from Pakistan as a member of an international climbing expedition on K2, one of the most difficult mountain in the world. edited in English by...

From -20° C with love

From -20º C with love ºPolar night is over and it was an experience for us. Since the sun rises again over the horizon and days get longer every day, in remarkable pace at this latitude (about 18-20’ per day!), we feel much better. But we have left the Norwegian coast...