Tag: Norway

Hamburg to Oslo to Lisbon on SAS and TAP Air Portugal

This is the fifth in a series covering my extended Labor Day weekend trip to Hamburg (and Lisbon). You can check out an overview here. SAS Flt. 4830    HAM to OSL Boeing 737, SAS Go (Economy) Sch. Dep. 1:10pm             Sch. Arr. 2:35pm Act. Dep. 1:20pm              Act. Arr. 2:39pm TAP Air Portugal Flt. 763   OSL
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Hamburg Trip Preview

Yet another interruption in my Norway/Netherlands/Malta trip report series… Just six weeks after I returned, I’ll be heading back across the Atlantic for a bit of a wacky trip that includes mile earning and burning, and hopefully some relaxation if events beyond my control don’t get away. It also feels like the past month has
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K is for Kafkaesque: KLM Cityhopper Bergen to Amsterdam and train connection

This is part 9 in a series about my summer 2017 trip, which took me to Norway, the Netherlands, and Malta.  You can read an overview of the trip here. KLM Cityhopper Flt. 1186 Bergen to Amsterdam, ERJ-190 Sch. Dep. 10:45am   Sch. Arr. 12:30pm Act. Dep. 11:45am   Act. Arr. 1:20pm As always, you should expect
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Exploring Bergen: Airbnb, Floyen, KODE, and Exorbitant Fish Market

This is part 8 in a series about my summer 2017 trip, which took me to Norway, the Netherlands, and Malta.  You can read an overview of the trip here. Of all the cities I visited on this trip, Bergen was by far the prettiest.  It pretty much exactly what you imagine a Norwegian city
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My Norway in A Nutshell Experience

This is part 7 in a series about my summer 2017 trip, which took me to Norway, the Netherlands, and Malta.  You can read an overview of the trip here. It’s hard to think about going to Norway without seeing the fjords and the beautiful landscape of the country outside the major cities.  I had
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Hotel Review: Radisson Blu Scandinavia Oslo

This is part 6 in a series about my summer 2017 trip, which took me to Norway, the Netherlands, and Malta.  You can read an overview of the trip here. Oslo doesn’t have a ton of hotels from the major international chains, though some of the larger Scandinavian chains are well-represented (Scandic, Nordic Choice, etc.).
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Oslo Pride 2017

This is part 5 in a series about my summer 2017 trip, which took me to Norway, the Netherlands, and Malta.  You can read an overview of the trip here. My time in Oslo corresponded with Oslo Pride; I arrived on Thursday at the end of Pride Week.   Given that Oslo isn’t a huge city,
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Exploring Oslo

This is part 4 in a series about my summer 2017 trip, which took me to Norway, the Netherlands, and Malta.  You can read an overview of the trip here. Despite having spent months in Copenhagen, and having visited Stockholm and Helsinki, I somehow had never been to Oslo (or anywhere else in Norway) until
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Trip Report: Connecting in Vienna & Austrian Airlines Business Class Vienna to Oslo (VIE-OSL)

  This is part 3 in a series about my summer 2017 trip, which took me to Norway, the Netherlands, and Malta.  You can read an overview of the trip here.   Austrian Airlines Flt. 335  Vienna to Oslo (VIE-OSL) Embraer 195, Business Class, 2h 25m The last time I transited via Vienna I had
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Cha-cha-changes . . . A Career Transition & my Norway/Netherlands/Malta Trip Preview

I don’t directly talk about my actual job on this blog much, but some changes on that front have several direct implications on my travel and blogging, and since I don’t have any other blog, I’ll share this news here. For a little over three years, I’ve had the privilege to serve as an attorney
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