Roadtrip: Senja, Northern Norway, part 5 – Segla

We headed to Fjordgård as have planned to take a look at famoust Segla & Hesten tops. Yes, just to take a look, no plans for the hike as I had immobilised right hand after surgery but as you know sometimes some crazy ideas pop-up and non-planed adventures are the best! When we come to…

Roadtrip: Senja, Northern Norway, part 4 – Mefjordvær

We arrived to Mefjordvær at the noon. It was a low tide time and there was thousands of birds at the shore and in the sky – quite epic view. So we took some time for birdwatching. Small sightseeing of the place. And found another Dragon theme WC with scales on it. Can make some…

Roadtrip: Senja, Northern Norway, part 3

After Tungeneset we headed more north towards new beautiful destination – beach Ersfjordstranda There are large parking space on opposite side of the beachside, crossing the road. There are a few places on the side of the road next resting, telt-camping place. Next to parking are quite interesting WC – like a gold Dragon part…

Roadtrip: Senja, Northern Norway, part 2 – Tungeneset

Woke up early before first sunrise rays reached the tops of the mountains so decided not to get up.. Then, I woke up with a sunrise dancing in mountain tops, still early to woke up hubby.. Finally got up and trying not to wake up hubby. Looking around our night parking spot at Tungeneset. And…

Roadtrip: Senja, Northern Norway, part 1

So, this roadtrip on 26th of August was not planned as we decided on this plan on our flight home from Oslo after surgery on my right hand an evening before we went there. It was quite spontaneous decision as I get sickleave after surgery and anyway was not able to do something or sleep…

Rismålstuva

Rismålstuva, 792m. 13th of May. Our first so high hiking. It was really hard and take a long time for us to do it and lots of strength. It was to fast for us to hike on so high top. But we did it!

Need of help

By moving abroad you need help to make it easier. It’s very important to get support from your family, friends. It’s very hard if all around are with a negative attitude. The biggest support we were for each other. It was most important. Also, we can thanks to our families for all support even if…

Krestihola and Okshola

It was our second hike on the 12th of May. Okshola is not really a top but a cave. To reach it, it is a need to pass one more cave – Krestihola.

How moving changed us and our lifes

Are we the same as we were in Latvia? I can answer fast – yes and no! One of the most interesting thing about moving abroad is the way it changes you, your perspective, your life. When you first time arrive at a new place, you notice a lot of differences: the way people dress,…

The beginning of language learning

Our first meeting with the Norwegian language was on time then we decide to move. Before, we have a little bit tried to learn Danish (a very very little bit). We use the internet to help us with the beginning of a process. We find some useful resources and online learning programs – we started…