Five things to do in Eidfjord, Norway

Eidfjord Eidfjord is a small town in the region of Hardanger, two hours east of Bergen. Like most of Norway its history dates back thousands of years to the 1800’s and there’s still a few buildings that reflect these bygone times. Eidfjord is mostly a quiet and sleepy little town based at the far est end

Tveitaelvo Waterfall, Stord

Tveitaelvo Waterfall Stord   To break up our journey from Stavanger to Bergen we decided to stay over on the island of Stord. It is one of four little islands on the south west coast of Norway and it is often called “Norway in miniature” since it has such a variety of landscapes in a

Street art in Stavanger

Street art Stavanger is in the south-west of Norway, a small but elegant city sat on the bracing shores of the north Atlantic ocean. Although known for its old wooden houses it has more recently been dubbed the city of street art. Stavanger hosted what is thought to be the very first street art festival in 2001,

Shack living, Ulvik Camping

Ulvik Whilst I swanned off to a wedding workshop in a beautiful hotel in Eidfjord, my kids and husband rented a shack in the town of Ulvik, Norway. Ulvik is located on Hardangerfjorden’s north-eastern arm of Ulvikafjorden. It has a grand total of 600 permanent residents and has been around since at least the 1800’s.  It’s