Borgund Stave Church, Borgund Norway

Borgund Stave Church, Borgund Norway

Haukland Beach, Lofoten Islands, Norway

Haukland Beach, Lofoten Islands, Norway

Svinoya Rorbuer, Lofoten Islands, Reine Norway

Svinoya Rorbuer, Lofoten Islands, Reine Norway

"Travel is more than the seeing of sights; it is a change that goes on, deep and permanent, in the ideas of living."

Miriam Beard
Norway Grocery Store
Norway Grocery Store
I love poking around foreign grocery stores. With the price of food being so high in Norway, we didn't get to experiment as much as...
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Norway Day 11
Norway Day 11
The next day we awoke to overcast skies and rain. We decided to visit the town of Henningsvær and the Viking Museum. As we drove...
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Norway Day 10
Norway Day 10
Breakfast at the Svinøya Rorbuer was buffet style and very good, even though we'd become spoiled by the extensive selections on the Hurtigruten. They had...
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Norway Day 9
Norway Day 9
Today is our last day on the Hurtigruten. We'll be disembarking in the town of Bodo, picking up our rental car via foot, then re-embarking...
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Norway Day 8
Norway Day 8
We are docked in Trondheim and I am super excited for the excursion we signed up for—a bike tour of Trondheim! Apparently Trondheim is a...
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Hurtigruten MS Trollfjord
Hurtigruten MS Trollfjord
Here are a selection of images from the Hurtigruten's MS Trollfjord. We had an interior cabin and found it to be just the right amount...
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"The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page."

Saint Augustine
Queenstown, Day 21, 22, home
Queenstown, Day 21, 22, home
Our journey home was supposed to start at 3:15 pm in the QT airport... Check-out at our hotel was 10:00, and they kept our bags...
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Queenstown, Day 20
Queenstown, Day 20
The plan for the day was simple--gondola, Sat AM craft fair, and maybe the T.S.S. Earnslaw/Farm Tour with Real Journeys. Also, Marc wanted to go...
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Queenstown, Day 19
Queenstown, Day 19
At 6:45 am, we were awoken via loudspeaker by the crew. We trudged upstairs for breakfast, not nearly as good as dinner. It was cheesy...
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Milford Sound, Day 18
Milford Sound, Day 18
We got up at 8:00, hoping to have breakfast at 9:00 and leave for Milford at 10:00, which would give us plenty of time to...
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Te Anau, Day 17
Te Anau, Day 17
We set our alarms for 8:00 am, planning to eat breakfast at the cafe at 9:00 and leave for Cathedral Caves at 10:00. I would...
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Catlins, Day 16
Catlins, Day 16
No hot water the following morning for our showers. We were cranky, cold, and covered in blue fuzz from our new towels. Our first priority...
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Catlins, Day 15
Catlins, Day 15
We slept in the next morning until 10. Woke up and couldn't find any towels... I went to the grocery store and bought 2 towels...
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Catlins, Day 14
Catlins, Day 14
We woke up at 7:00 to leave at 8:00. I was not looking forward to a long day of traveling--a flight to Queenstown and then...
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