Norway Day 6: Hammerfest

Our first morning in Hammerfest, we woke up, had some breakfast and prepared to do some exploring for the morning. Here is our gorgeous breakfast view! Norwegian waffles! I put too much batter though. D’oh. From the room: We took a walk up the road to go see the big polar bear statue. Polar bear! (Here’s where it’s located on … Continue Reading →

Norway Day 5: Hammerfest

This was the afternoon we headed off to Hammerfest from Alta, where my friends’ band had a gig. Hammerfest wasn’t a long drive – just under 2 hours. And for someone who’d never seen northern Norway before, I really enjoyed the scenery. I had no idea what to expect as far as the landscape this far north, but it was … Continue Reading →