After lunch in Alesund and lusting over lighthouses, we carried on in the laid-back spirit with which we started the day and gallivanted through the town… Stopping off to say hi to Alesund’s very own grumpy cat (at the local glassblower’s) – a cat so grumpy it needed a sign to stop you from stroking … Continue Reading

And don’t get me wrong, Oslo is as charming as European cities come. It’s one of my favourite Scandinavian cities, it’s got a lot of history behind it, it’s also very beautiful, really quite walkable and has a pretty decent nightlife (see more on Oslo here) but Norway’s true appeal lies far from the bright lights of … Continue Reading