Hordaland Local Customs

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Hordaland Local Customs

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    Bergen Local Customs

    Every town has its local meeting place. In Bergen this meeting town is called the blue stone. The nine meters long sculpture made with Brazilian Sodalite ( i have no idea what that means) is located in Olav VS plass (the area between Torgallmeningen and Torggaten).

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    Bergen Local Customs

    Henrik Ibsen, a Norwegian playwright, lived in Bergen for a few years where he wrote, directed and produced plays You can see a rather creepy statue of him by Nils Raa (1981) in front of the National Theater. I'm not terribly familiar with his work although I recognize some of the names-"A Doll's House", "Peer Gynt" and "Hedda Gabler". The only one...

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    Bergen Local Customs

    I was so luck that I have experienced Matfest i Bryggen in 2005. You can taste lots of traditional food( brown cheese, smoked salmon ..etc) and take the opportunity of reasonable prices. Colourful &awesome atmosphere . This year it is going to be held on : 7-9 September 2007

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  • 17th of May

    Bergen Local Customs

    The parade taking place on the 17th of May is a must-see for sure! It begins with boys playing drums (the sound spreads all over the city), you can watch interesting national costumes (I liked especially the men socks), old cars and at the end representatives from different sports and other activities participate in the parade. They show different...

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Hordaland Hotels

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  • Radisson SAS Royal Hotel

    Situated at the very center of the town. All tourist attactions are 300 meters around. Very good...

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  • Fleischer's Hotel

    Choose one of the self catering apartments - this could be yor view out of the window!

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  • Fossli Hotel

    Voringsfossen, Hardanger, Eidfjord, 5783, Norway

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Solo

  • Ulvik Fjord Hotel

    Eikjeledbakkjen 2, Ulvik, Ulvik, 5730, Norway

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Families

    Hotel Class 3 out of 5 stars

  • Langenuen Motell & Camping

    Wunderschön gelegen, direkt am Fjord. Super Verpflegung und nette deutsche Betreiber. Ideal fürs...

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  • Hardanger Hotel

    Eitrheimsveien 13, Odda, 5750, Norway

    Satisfaction: Poor

    Good for: Couples

  • Ullensvang Hotel

    Lofthus i Hardanger, Lofthus, 5787, Norway

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

    Hotel Class 4 out of 5 stars

  • Rosendal Fjordhotel

    Rosendal, 5740, Norway

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Families

  • Finse 1222

    Finse, Norway

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Families

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