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NORWAY

Norway is a Scandinavian country, encompassing mountains, glaciers and deep coastal fjords. Norway has borders with Finland, Sweden and the northwestern tip of Russia and is well known for its amazing and varied scenery. The fjords in the west of the country are long narrow inlets, flanked on either side by tall mountains where the sea penetrates far inland. By far the major part of the land is a rocky wilderness, and thus Norway has large, completely unpopulated areas, many of which have been converted to national parks. Even outside the national parks, much of the land is unspoiled nature.

I visited Norway in February 2013, visiting Olso, travelling to Bergen by train, then on the Hurtigruten coastal voyage from Bergen to Kirkenes and back to Trondheim, then another train from Trondheim back to Oslo.

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