Vacation and planning next trip

Finally 3 weeks of from job! And the weather here in Norway just keeps on being awesome, around 30 degrees celsius and sunny, sunny, sunny. It’s one of the warmest and dryest summer in the last 100 years. As it seems to be all around the northern parts of the world right now.

After my last trip to the Atlantic Road, I want to travel more and discover new places. So I’m sitting here in the backyard chilling in the shade, listening to some summer tunes and planning my next trip.

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Slettafossen, 2018

Not sure yet where it’s going to be, but some where here in Norway. As I’m wanting to see and experience more of the mountains and west coast of Norway. And definitely more awesome waterfalls!

Have a great weekend! 🙂

 

 

Road trip to the Atlantic Road – pt.2

After a short night in DombĂĄs, we headed west towards the coast and the town of Ă…ndalsnes. Driving trough Romsdalen, you follow the river Rauma with its many beautiful waterfalls. One of the waterfalls you can go really near is Slettafossen. A massive waterfall which is about 125 meters long, and drop of nearly 18 meters. When you stand on the bridge that goes over, you can really feel and hear the raw power of nature and the water.

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Slettafossen, 2018

From here we went on to Ă…ndalsnes to Molde and then finally to the Atlantic Road.

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Storseisundbrua, 2018

The Atlantic Road is an 8.3 kilometer long road that goes through the rough North Sea unsheltered, and connects many small islands and skerries with 8 bridges and the Storseisundbrua being the most prominent and spectacular.

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Storseisundbrua, 2018

The Atlantic Road has been declared the world’s best road trip and is part of the National Tourist Route. It’s also a popular place for automotive commercials and movies.

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Storseisundbrua, 2018

At one northern end of Storseisundbrua, you will find Lyngholmen which have a walkway all around the little island and you will also find the coffee shop – Atlanterhavsveien Kafe.

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Storseisundbrua, 2018

It is definitely beautiful road and drive, especially if there is rough weather as this would make it a completely different experience driving the route.

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