TRIP TO NORWAY: March 2019

 Oslo, Hamerfest, a cruise around the Norwegian peninsula ending in Bergen

Oslo


Gustav Vigeland  outdoor Sculpture garden, Oslo

The National Norwegian Artist 1869 - 1943

Gustav Vigeland outdoor Sculpture garden


Gustav Vigeland outdoor Sculpture garden


Gustav Vigeland outdoor Sculpture garden


Gustav Vigeland outdoor Sculpture garden


Gustav Vigeland outdoor Sculpture garden


Gustav Vigeland outdoor Sculpture garden


Gustav Vigeland outdoor Sculpture garden


Gustav Vigeland outdoor Sculpture garden


Gustav Vigeland outdoor Sculpture garden


Gustav Vigeland outdoor Sculpture garden


Gustav Vigeland outdoor Sculpture garden


Holocost Memorial, Oslo


Oslo City Hall 

Murals depicting Norwegian history and culture

Oslo City Hall

Murals depicting Norwegian history and culture

Oslo City Hall

Murals depicting Norwegian history and culture

Kon-Tiki museum of Thor Heyerdahl Expedition,  c. 1948

The Balsa wood sail boats used in the expedition

Kon-Tiki museum of Thor Heyerdahl Expedition, 1948

The Balsa wood sail boats used in the expedition

Hamerfest, Lutheran Church


Hamerfest

general view

Cruising vesteralen, lofoten islands and fjords


On the way to Lofoten Islands


On the way to Lofoten Islands


On the way to Lofoten Islands


On the way to Lofoten Islands


On the way to Lofoten Islands

 Seven Sisters mountain range

On the way to Lofoten Islands & Fjords

sunset

On the way to Lofoten Islands & Fjords

sunset

On the way to Lofoten Islands & Fjords

sunset

crossing the arctic circle to Tormso and Trondheim



Torghalten Mountain

Trondheim, the ancient Capital of Norway


Trondheim, the ancient Capital of Norway


Nidaros Cathedral, c. 1300 AD

Trondheim

Trondheim City Hall

Kings of Norway, 13 century

Trondheim City Hall

Kings of Norway, 13 century

Cruising to Molde and Bergen


Cruising to Molde and Bergen


Bergen

panoramic view

Bergen

typical  cobblestone street

Bergen

Bryggen Wharf, a world heritage site

St. Mary,s Church, 1200AD


Bergen

Panoramic view

Bergen

Panoramic view

Panoramic views of mountain ranges on the way to Bergen


Panoramic views of mountain ranges on the way to Bergen


Panoramic views of mountain ranges on the way to Bergen

Gladhopiggen range, 8000 feet

Panoramic views of mountain ranges on the way to Bergen

Gladhopiggen range, 8000 feet

Panoramic views of mountain ranges on the way to Bergen


Lofoten Islands & Fjords

Typical cross fjord bridge

Panoramic views of mountain ranges


Aurora Borealis at Tromso

crossing the arctic circle at sea