I've just spent the last couple of days in Hamar, a city that I've passed through (or near) many times but never more than that. I've been on my own, and while there's something special about exploring a new place all alone, to me it doesn't necessarily make for the best experience; I don't enjoy… Continue reading A couple of days in Hamar, Norway
This summer has been fairly uneventful compared to earlier years, and now that we're well into August, I simply can't wait for fall to come. It's my favorite season with nature's beautiful colors, sunday nights sitting under a blanket, enjoying a cup of hot chocolate while watching my favorite reality show of all time (Alt… Continue reading Summer highlights
I feel like a kid in a candy store right now! Well, sort of. This week has been so. very. slow. But now, the time has come. Crash Bandicoot is back! If you haven't played yet, and just wan't to make up your own first impressions without reading about someone else's, now is probably a… Continue reading It’s finally here!
Now that we're in June, I guess it's safe to say that summer is here! We've been planning our summer lately, and it looks like we're going to be at home a lot. We do however have plans to go a few places here in Norway, so that's something. I'm also hoping that we'll be… Continue reading Summer plans
Because May 17th is the Norwegian Constitution Day, I thought I'd share a little love for my country (more specifically Oslo, a.k.a the capital and my beloved hometown). So here's a list of five possibly-cliché-but-still-totally-worth-it things to do in Oslo: 1. Visit the Vigeland Park The Vigeland Park is a huge outdoor sculpture park where every sculpture… Continue reading 5 things to do in Oslo, Norway
It's been a while since I did a post about games, huh? A while back, I asked for suggestions for F2P games, and Hundstrasse suggested Paladins. Because our gaming PC is usually occupied by my better half, I decided to sign up for the PS4 closed beta. After a while, I got a code, but… Continue reading Paladins open beta (PS4) – First impressions
Today, I went to Fredriksten fortress in Halden (a small town in Norway, right by the border to Sweden). Mostly because it's a great place to get some exercise, with its steep hills and long stairs. But also, there's so much history, and it's a charming and interesting place. Back in the day, the fortress was… Continue reading Fredriksten Fortress – Halden, Norway