Statistics of the trip:
Date: 30th November 2006 to 3rd December 2006
Team: Balaji Venkataseshan, Prashanth Raghavendra and Vikram Chadaga 🙂
Places Visited in Norway: Oslo, Kongsberg, Myrdal, Flam
Number of Nights slept: 2 out of 5 (best use of vacation time ;))
Craziest things done:
- Slept in the train station
- Watched Seinfeld on my laptop in the train station
- Partied till 3AM and watched Seinfeld in the train station till 8AM
- Climbed snow covered mountain with sports shoe at -5deg C with a heavy bag!
Click below to view the photos:
- Day 1: Around Oslo
- Day 2: Trek at Kongsberg
- Day 3: Oslo -> Myrdal -> Flam
- Day 4: Flam -> Myrdal -> Stuttgart
Prashanth and I write about the whole journey, Balaji adds his unique comments, so read on!
29th November 2006, 11:17 PM
Stuttgart (23:05) to Mannheim (23:43) – Train
Mannheim (23:48) to Mainz (00:31) – Train
Mainz (03:45) to Frankfurt hahn (04:55) – Bus
Frankfurt hahn (06:30) to Oslo Torp Sandefjord (8:30) – Air
Oh Boy! That was my first expression looking at the itinerary. Whole night no sleep 😀
Right now traveling in the ICE train at the speed of 250Kmph I can feel my ears pop every 5 min.
30th November 2006, 5:22 AM
We have reached the Frankfurt Hahn airport. We just had the security check-in and they threw out my deodorant, shampoo and my toothpaste and Prashanth’s deodorant. But Balaji knew all about it and was prepared to stink right from the beginning!!! Damn i miss my ab machine wich by the way its the best home ab machine.
Before this we had a wait of 3 hours in the Mainz Train station.
Prashanth and I watched Seinfeld Season 2 and didn’t realize how time flew. Big Balaji tried to fit himself in a small chair and tried to sleep!