Articles with tag: alesund

After having dinner in their staterooms, enthusiasts gathered on the main deck in anticipation of the long-awaited beginning of cruise: after all, our previous adventures were only a prelude. The most interesting part was about to begin! The weather cleared up. The sun showed from...
Today we have rather unusual program - from 8-45 to 9-30 in the morning the ship is in Alesund, then, switching for some time from the main route, it slightly goes back and comes in the  Geirangerfjor den of amazing beauty, in the depths of which there is the small town of...
After leaving  Alesund, a ferry ride will take you across to Storfjorden - the ninth longest fjord in Norway at 53 miles, that also branches out in subsidiary fjords. Geirangerfjorden, hidden within one of these branches, is the fjord of the third order; it is...
The Hurtigruten Cruise lines offer a variety of tours for an additional fee, two notable tours being an excursion to the North Cape (symbolic northernmost point of Europe) and the "Geiranger Panorama" tour. The  North Cape  tour will be on the penultimate day...
Alesund is a beautiful town in Norway.  What is so captivating about  Alesund city ? It is located on the strait between the mainland, where colorful houses are cozily settled on a small piece of land. Many of these houses actually hang above the water, hence its link to...