NORWAY: A long walk in Skotta nature reserve on a hot summer day!

Norway is nature’s paradise. It is admirable how Norwegians value their natural resources, despite the growing urbanism in the country. They love nature so much that they have plenty of walking paths in the woods, and they prefer the quiet life in “hyttas” or cabins located deep in the forests most of the holidays. I, … More NORWAY: A long walk in Skotta nature reserve on a hot summer day!

The Holmenkollen National Ski Arena on a summer day ☼

Despite all the horrible things that are happening in the world today, I remain hopeful. #hope To deviate my thoughts from the negativism and bad vibes present in humanity right now, let me post an entry about  one of Oslo’s most visited attractions. 😉 It was the second meeting between my Greek friend and I, … More The Holmenkollen National Ski Arena on a summer day ☼

Oslofjord: A glimpse of Hovedøya

Hello, ladies and gentlemen! It’s time for another travel entry inspired by Norway’s beautiful scenery. ☾ ☽ ☼ ☀ ☁ ☂❉❉✿ I can’t quite remember where I got this “Turguide til Øyene” (Tour guide to the islands) booklet. Perhaps in one of the Tourism kiosks or at the airport? Anyway, this wonderful booklet (in Norwegian) contains descriptions … More Oslofjord: A glimpse of Hovedøya

That pretty little town called Birkerød

Woot! Happy autumn! While waiting for beautiful colors to start spreading across Norway, let me write about this nice little town in Denmark called Birkerød. Here lies Trudeslund, the co-housing village (bofælleskab) where I lived with a Danish family for 11 months. BUT I’d write about Trudeslund in a different entry, as I have limited … More That pretty little town called Birkerød