Monthly Archives: July 2012

July 29, 2012 – Bergen, Norway

Bergen is a city and municipality in Hordaland on the west coast of Norway. As of 24 June 2012, the municipality had a population of 265,800 and Greater Bergen had a population of 391,000, making Bergen the second-largest city in … Continue reading

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July 28, 2012 – Alesund, Norway

Ålesund is a town and municipality in Møre og Romsdal county, Norway. It is part of the traditional district of Sunnmøre, and the center of the Ålesund Region. It is a sea port, and is noted for its unique concentration … Continue reading

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July 27, 2012 – Geiranger, Norway

Geiranger is a small tourist village in Sunnmøre in the municipality of Stranda in Møre og Romsdal county, in the western part of Norway. It lies at the head of the Geirangerfjord, which is a branch of the Storfjord. The … Continue reading

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July 25, 2012 – Djupivogur, Iceland – NOT

  This Is just a short post to update everyone. We did NOT tender in Djupivogur, Iceland. The captain felt the waves were too rough for the tenders. The winds were about 40 knts. This was a real disappointment, the … Continue reading

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July 22, 2012 – Reykjavik

We again woke up to an overcast rainy day. Talking with some of the locals I understand they need the rain. This is the first rain they have had in about two months. It would have been nice for the … Continue reading

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July 21, 2012 – Reykjavik, Iceland

Reykjavík is the capital and largest city in Iceland. Its latitude, at 64°08′ N, makes it the world’s northernmost capital of a sovereign state. It is located in southwestern Iceland, on the southern shore of Faxaflói Bay. With a population … Continue reading

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July 19, 2012 – At Sea

  Well, a lot has happened weather wise. I was very disappointed that our stop in Red Bay, NL was cancelled but expecting to get a few extra hours in Nanortalik, Greenland was to be a bonus. Unfortunately that is … Continue reading

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