Ancient Vikings at Avaldsnes, Norway …and a really old church

St. Olav’s Church is a medieval church in Avaldsnes on the island of Karmøy, on the west coast of Norway. During the Viking Age Avaldsnes was an ancient centre of power for Viking Kings in Norway. Continue reading


Beautiful Bergen

A quick visit to Bergen, located on the west coast of Norway, to visit a dear friend and introduce the city’s charm to my better half.  Among many things, the city is known for its rainy days and frequent use of umbrellas.  Fortunately, we only noticed the sun and a beautiful sunset 🙂 Continue reading