Deus does not exist

Trip Start Aug 08, 2006
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Trip End Oct 08, 2006


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Friday, August 18, 2006

(But if he does, I always notice him)
Ok, so here I am in Norway, getting even more rain than in the previous stops... Everyone told me before I left that "Norway was going to kill me for prices", and it indeed is. I have to keep my pockets tightly locked at all times, so that the money doesn't just fly away and disappear into nowhere. And on top of that, I got no host in Bergen, so am staying in a hostel. My bed is number 28 in the room, and is not even the last...
There are nice things to see here, though, I spent some time in the Aquarium (saw some live codfish, :D) visited some churches and museums, and got an aerial view of the city from the Fl°yen mountain. Also could walk around a little in times of less heavy rain. I also got to see an organ concert in Johanneskirke in the second night, but it was not that good. Maybe I just don't get the pipe organ.
Anyway, on the last day, after a continuous weather forecast of "overcast with showers" (which was in reality an euphemism), I decided to book a fjord tour anyway, and that took the whole day. Incredibly, though, the sun had some pity on me and showed up, to shed some light over a really beautiful landscape. Deus is quite easy to spot there, in the reflections over the water, in the waterfalls, in the forest-covered mountains, in the seagulls escorting our ship, in the view from the Gudvangen-Voss road... I mean, I don't know whether he exists, but if he does, some piece of him was left here in Norway.
Tomorrow morning I get my train to Oslo.
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marja
marja on

Can feel the rain falling down on my head
And its very good!!! Here's been some too very hot days ... so its really pleasantly refreshing to read your lively description from Norway!

Hope you'll have better days, mainly when you manage to get to Finland (hehheh)!

Marja.

rmusse
rmusse on

hmmm sweet!
Despite the rain, I´m sure you can see the bright side of your experience... the way you described it simply says it all!! :D
One thing about the codfish: I saw no fish or its head attached!! :(( Guess we´ll have to work it so it can be an evidence!! :P

rac
rac on

Uau!
Puxa, o negócio aí está bom mesmo, hein!
Boa sorte e continue escrevendo.
Bjs.

babsy
babsy on

back to brazil...
Hi! Now you're in Europe and I'm back in Brazil... aaaaah time runs so fast when we're travelling!! I didn't have time to see not even half of the things I expected to see, although I've travelled a lot... but the world is too big to see everything at once anyway... :)
I'm enjoying your stories a lot... such a thrilling script! ;) Have a nice trip!!

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