Honestly, I thought I might faint climbing up and down hills to get to this place. But the struggles were worth it. Some facts: This lighthouse, on the south side of Varangerfjorden, was established in […]
It seems that my time in Alta is coming to an end, but I am not leaving the north. I’m moving to Kirkenes, the mysterious city that lured me up north in the first place. […]
– Did you see the devil in the corner?
My heart froze for a second before I realized Nina was asking about the plush doll she had placed above the curtain rails. I thought the kitty was cute and noticed how it looked kind of homemade when I first saw it. Now all I see is horns.
Everyone sees everything. You will know what I’m talking about if your town has one street, one shopping centre, one pub, one club, one… well, only one option for pretty much everything. And if you […]
It’s that time of the year again, another autumn of new beginnings has come.
I find myself in the beginning of my third year in arctic Norway. 70° north is not quite the North Pole, but I find it pretty exotic.
I lived there for two days. I’m proud of officially becoming a “friluftsmenneske” as they say in Norwegian. It means free-air-human 😉 Free range human?
Kautokeino kommune borders with Alta kommune, if you were wondering 😉 Kommune@Wikidepia
Jeg trodde ikke midnattsolen kom til å ha noen spesiell effekt på meg. Man har jo “hvite netter” i Oslo også. Sommernettene har vært lyse så lenge jeg kan huske. Dermed er jeg skikkelig overrasket over […]
Jeg røyker mye og elsker fest! Når jeg flytter, bringer jeg min lille hest! Oh yeah. Noen som har en ledig bolig? PS. Stolt eier av en bongotromme. Når man sitter med nesa i boligannonser […]