Articles with tag: bergen

We continue our tour through  Bergen (Why Do People Love Bergen? Version Number Two)! In this part you'll find the city's most famous landmarks: the old district called Nordnes, a picturesque bay called Vågen, the medieval  Bryggen  waterfront and seafood market. Let's...
Let's continue our tour of Bergen (Why Do People Love Bergen? Version Number One)!  Bergen is the second largest city in Norway (in terms of area). The medieval port quarter and the waterfront are on the UNESCO World Heritage list. What else do we know about Bergen? I know nothing. You can...
In 2008 we went to Oslo, many people could not understand our choice. What is there to do? We should go to  Bergen ! This year, before we reached Norway, we constantly heard the question: "Are you going to visit Bergen?" I didn't understand why they asked about Bergen all the time? But it...
You can get from the port to the center of  Bergen on a free shuttle bus. Walking around the city on your own is always pleasant. I took almost the same picture eight years ago, and it was printed in a magazine. At the waterfront, we were ensnared by a traditional scam for...
Our cruise was to happen only the next evening, and before the departure, we had a very interesting overland program. However, it is not correct to call it completely overland, but first things first … After a dense breakfast, we surveyed nearby vicinities of our hotel. Then we gathered on the...
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...
We decided to begin our acquaintance with  Bergen  from an observation point to which you can get by the funicular ( Fløibanen ) every half an hour. It is very interesting to start your journey in any city that way: at first to admire a panorama of the city, to see it from...
After a long sea journey, we returned to mid-latitudes. In the morning of July, 14 we anchored in the harbor of  Bergen , one of the oldest and, perhaps, the most beautiful cities in Norway. In 2009 we spent two days in  Bergen , and I described it in my reports in details. It is...
In the morning the ship moored in the port of  Hammerfest , quite a big town in northern Norway, and one of the centers of the oil and gas industry of the country. The main attractions of the town are located in the central part at the sea, and it is easy to walk them around in an hour and...
Local stores in the capital of Bergen.  A small tractor disguised as a train takes guests on a tour of  Bergen  from a tractor tour showcasing the beautiful Bergen views that open from the mountains: The  Bergen fish market; everything is fresh! One of...

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