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Only in Norway…some lessons I’ve learned from living up here

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At the time of tapping this out I’d been living here in Trondheim, central Norway for the best part of 14 years. I’ve now been here nearly 20, and decided to revisit this classic post before I write more on this subject. It’s been quite a roller-coaster ride as most of you know, but during […]

Aerial Video: Nidaros Cathedral, Trondheim, Norway

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As you may know we invested in a DJI Phantom Vision 2+ flying camera/drone/UAV/RPAS last year here at Grown-up Travel Guide and have been addicted ever since. No matter what you call it – as you can see, these things have many names – there’s no denying that being able to film in full HD […]

Something for the weekend…Skifer Hotel, Oppdal, Norway

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It’s time for the second in our series of trip reports from more unusual weekend breaks. This time we were a little closer to home (home being Trondheim in central Norway) at Oppdal – a world class ski resort and popular summer destination for adventure sports enthusiasts, hill walkers and climbers. It’s also a natural […]

Aerial Video: Winter flight over Graakallen, Trondheim, Norway

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As you may know we invested in a DJI Phantom Vision 2+ flying camera/drone/UAV/RPAS last year here at Grown-up Travel Guide and have been addicted ever since. No matter what you call it – as you can see, these things have many names – there’s no denying that being able to film in full HD […]

Grown-up Travel Guide’s Best Photos – Viewpoint Snøhetta, Dovrefjell, Norway

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I suspect that only a country like Norway would (or indeed could) spend over a million dollars on a viewpoint, but boy was it worth it. With a path up from the car park that is accessible to all (including wheelchair users) this architectural beauty was created by the same company that designed the Oslo […]

Aerial Video: Winter over Theisendammen, Trondheim, Norway

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As you may know we invested in a DJI Phantom Vision 2+ flying camera/drone/UAV/RPAS last year here at Grown-up Travel Guide and have been addicted ever since. No matter what you call it – as you can see, these things have many names – there’s no denying that being able to film in full HD […]