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5 things to in Bergen

11 June 2016
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At the start of the year I wrote my travel wishlist for 2016 and one of my goals was to visit Norway and see some fjords. When I found some reasonably cheap flights to Bergen for the weekend I snapped them up right away. Bergen is known as the gateway to the fjords so I felt like this would be the perfect introduction to Norway. With approximately 48 hours in Bergen, here are five activities that we got up to:..

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May Re-cap: Adventures in London and Norway!

1 June 2016
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What’s been happening this month? The month started out with a bank holiday so we went for a little day trip in Kent where we visited Scotney Castle and Bayham Old Abbey. I did a tour of 55 Broadway, London’s first skyscraper and London Underground’s former headquarters. My main reason for wanting to do this tour was just so that I could see this view for myself...

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Norway in a Nutshell: A Fjord Day Trip from Bergen

28 May 2016
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The #1 thing on my bucket list when visiting Bergen was to do a fjord cruise. I did a lot of research on day trips available from Bergen before my trip and found that the Norway in a Nutshell tour was easily the most popular. At around £110 per person it’s a pretty expensive tour but all the reviews I read were very positive and photos from the tour looked incredible so I went ahead and made the booking...