Monthly Archives: January 2012

Sunday Tramping: Vidden

A popular day tramp in Bergen, is the trek from Ulriken across the Vidden mountain plateau to Fløyen.  It’s a reasonably long walk, and for the less exercising inclined there is even the option of taking the cable car up … Continue reading

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Mountaineering

We’ve been having some gorgeous winter weather recently. So, we decided to give our skiing attempts a rest, and instead climb one of the local mountains, Ulriken.  Something we could do. We layered up, packed our urban crampons, and headed … Continue reading

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Shopping

Brian spotted these two shops during a spot of shopping downtown.    

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Ameglian seal

We want for a wander up Fløyen with some hot toddy and nistepakke. As we headed past the tourist shop at the top, this little guy caught my eye. He needed a new home, so 25 NOK later he was … Continue reading

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