Fjord-side restplace on E39July 28, 2017 in Norway ⋅ ⛅ 14 °C
There had been so much rain overnight that the ground had become soggy and our wheels had sunk into the soft tarmac we were parked on, meaning it took some revs to get out!
Leaving our view of mainland Europe's biggest glacier behind we plunged through some long tunnels and made our way back towards the coast, surrounded by the stunning natural beauty of the countryside. We stopped in a lovely restplace just after the Noreviktunnelen, above the largest fjord between the cities of Trondheim and Bergen. We had a few pines growing between us and the road and small deciduous trees between us and the fjord, where there was a floating fish farm. Someone had planted a cheerful selection of flowers in a stone tub nearby and it gave the place a sense of being cared for.Read more