• Midtsommer Fest i Høyanger Sandvika 2011

    Listen to A-ha while reading. Click on a picture to enlarge it! In Sweden it’s custom to celebrate the longest day of the year with a midsummer party. In Norway this is not so common however, because of a Swedish family living in Sandvika this tradition was brought to Høyanger. The last 5 years the midtsommer party was organized by them. Normally the party starts with a giant fire. Weeks before this celebration people of the community bring in wood and old furniture to burn. This year we were invited to join the party and so we looked for some old furniture to burn. This was no problem at all…

  • A short visit to Høyanger November 2010

    Now you can listen to Mari Boine and read the weblog, just click the play button! Click on the pictures to enlarge them Where the **** can i find Høyanger?! You can see beneath. Flight KLM departure Schiphol at 9:15 to Bergen, on 5th November 2010. The flight had a hour delay at Schiphol and took off at 10:10. Return ticket Amsterdam – Bergen costs € 190 all in via the KLM website. We booked the flights a couple of weeks ago, almost immediatly after we came back from Sri Lanka. Searching a rentcar on the internet, a Norwegian rentcar company Sixt gave the best offer. For 4 days, that’s…