Today is the second day of the beach volleyball tournament here in Stavanger. Too bad we did not go to the main volleyball court today to watch the men's qualification match. However, right after my work I went to take a look at the ongoing match just a couple of blocks away from where I... Continue Reading →
Here are some of the shots from the qualification matches between The Netherlands vs Austria and Argentina vs Ukraine earlier today. I didn't make it to Norway- Italy's match because of work.
Sankthansaften or St John's Eve in English is St John the Baptist's day celebration. In some countries, like Norway, it is an annual tradition/celebration. People make big bonfires and gather around them. Here in Norway, we grill, drink and play games.
This is the bridge that connects Askøy and Olsvik. Been at Askøy a couple of days ago to check out boats and I just fell in love with the bridge. Look at those lines!
Monday was the busiest day in Stavanger this week. There were 4 cruiseships at the ports (only took pictures of 2 of them). I heard that the biggest cruiseship has the capacity of 2000 plus passengers. So imagine the streets were almost packed with tourists. It's good for the business but not all are happy... Continue Reading →