|A village in the Mergui Arcehpelago.|
Tuesday, December 20, 2016
Tuesday, December 06, 2016
|Snow ball fights cannot really compete. Tomatoes are the new weapons of choice.|
Thursday, November 24, 2016
|The National Monument in Central Jakarta.|
It is a huge city, with a reputation to match. Traffic hell in a dirty concrete wastelands with shabby neighbourhoods in between cannot be anyone's idea of fun. Well, if that was all there was to the metropolis. There is much more.
Wednesday, October 19, 2016
|My ten passports.|
Sunday, October 09, 2016
|Marius Arnesen and I in Afghanistan. Crazy was not among the options in the survey. Photo: Asbjørn Havnen.|
In July I asked if people who travel prefer to be called a tourist, a traveller or something else. The blog post has been read a couple of thousand times, and the results are now in.
Saturday, October 08, 2016
|On my own in Kiribati.|
Out of the 198 countries in the world, I have visited almost half alone. No surprise, really, even when contemplating about future trips with very enthusiastic potential travel companions. There will however inevitably be a moment when our exact destination becomes an issue.
Saturday, August 20, 2016
|Why not celebrate in the last, and best county? Øystein Djupvik (from left, Øystein Garfors and Gunnar Garfors.|
(Disclaimer: Gunnar studied in Kernow (Cornwall) and may be slightly biased.)
Monday, August 15, 2016
|Andreas Munkelien (from left), Gunnar Garfors, Øystein Djupvik and Øystein Garfors |
are just about ready to attempt a travel world record. We started in Cumbria.
Summer is almost over, and it is time to yet again go all-in and try for another travel related world-record this weekend. This year, RecordRun goes to the UK. How many English counties can the four Vikings visit in 24 hours? You can now follow our GPS tracks on the embedded map LIVE.
Monday, August 08, 2016
Where are you from, exactly? Or your ancestors, rather. Most people will assume that they are practically 100% Norwegian, Rwandan or Czech. Likelihood is that you are wrong. As I just discovered.
Sunday, August 07, 2016
|I bet this is another place you would like to visit. I proudly present Samoa in the Pacific Ocean.|