Monthly Archives: August 2012

WONDERFUL STAY AT THE VERY EXCITING HOTEL TIVOLI COPENHAGEN

As in most World Capitals there are numerous choices of hotels:  I highly recommend the very exciting Hotel Tivoli in Copenhagen which is fairly new to the Hotel scene; just recently celebrated their one year anniversary.   The Tivoli Hotel is … Continue reading

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DELIGHTFUL DANISH LUNCHEON AT RESTAURANT WILLUMSEN KOBENHAVN

  I was fortunate enough to be invited by my dear friend Arshad Khokhar, long time concierge and former President of LCD Denmark to discover this secret “little gem” Restaurant Willumsen.    Located on a side street in the heart … Continue reading

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HIGHLIGHTS AND VISIONS OF BERGEN, NORWAY

  The end of the line or beginning of the Norway in a Nutshell Itinerary depending on where you begin and end.  For me it was the end of the journey and another surprise for Bergen is as charming as … Continue reading

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CHECKING IN TODAY: HOTEL TIVOLI, COPENHAGEN

  Departing this evening on Norwegian Airlines # 968 from Bergen, Norway to Copenhagen.   Staying at the very lovely Hotel Tivoli where each room features a theme of the famous Tivoli Gardens.   All guests of the Hotel Tivoli … Continue reading

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THE HISTORIC HOTEL FRETHEIM IN FLAM, NORWAY!!!

  The Historic Hotel Fretheim in Flam, Norway is definitely the very best that Flam has to offer however accommodations are rather limited in this little hamlet of majestic beauty.  There are other more simple, rustic type of accommodations including … Continue reading

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NORWAY IN A NUTSHELL: FROM FLAM TO BERGEN!!!

  The last leg of the “Norway in a Nutshell” for me involves taking this lovely little Ferry Boat the M/S Gudvangen for two hours from Flam to Gudvangen.   Then board a bus to Voss and then a train … Continue reading

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“NORWAY IN A NUTSHELL” CONTINUES FLAM TO BERGEN

  Today I continue the “Norway in a Nutshell” itinerary and program and proceed from spectacular Flam and eventually reaching Bergen this evening.   The program continues by taking a two hour boat from Flam to Gudvangen, then by bus … Continue reading

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RIDING THE “NORWAY IN A NUTSHELL” TRAIN

  If you had to spend just one day in Norway then this would be the best of the best of what this beautiful and majestic country has to offer.  A highly efficient and organized full day across arctic terrain … Continue reading

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DEPARTING TODAY ON THE SPECTACULAR “NORWAY IN A NUTSHELL”

  Departing early this morning on the spectacular “Norway in a Nutshell” itinerary one of the highest and most scenic train trips in the world.  Spanning across the highest peaks and Fjords from Oslo to Bergen: I will depart on … Continue reading

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DINING OUT IN OSLO NORWAY

  Trio of Scallops at the very historic Grand Cafe in the Grand Hotel Oslo!!   My very first evening and dining experience in Oslo; I was fortunate enough to be staying at the Hotel and was invited by the … Continue reading

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