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Norway + Bangkok

We arrived in Norway on October 3, and left again on October 9, and had an 18 hour wait in Bangkok on the way back to Brisbane, so we got a dayroom at a cheapy hotel near the airport.

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 on the way - Bangkok Airport.. quite industri...
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 interesting white fruit...
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 Oslo airport
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 Approaching Ålesund - crater with snow in it...
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 Approaching Ålesund...
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 Approaching Ålesund...
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 Approaching Ålesund...
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 In Ålesund - Me, Camilla and Erik...
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 View from our hotel, 10 mins outside Ålesund...
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 Our hotel room.
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 that's a trouser press on the left....
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 Breakfast room the next morning...
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 Our breakfast. The breakfast at the hotel was...
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 These are slices of a fish roll.......
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 You get the slice from the fish roll and put ...
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 they had chocolate jaffa bikkies out every da...
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 hard and soft boiled eggs.....
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 The array of traditional Norwegian cold meats...
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 The breakfast room...
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 Our rental car - Toyota Aygo, due here in Aus...
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 On our way to visit my grandmother, which is ...
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 Cool mountain that they feared was starting t...
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 Camilla, me and our grandmother....
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 Streets of Ålesund...
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 Pizza at Peppe's in Ålesund...
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 lots of tunnels
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 Interesting cloud spilling over edge of surro...
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 $2.20 a litre! Twice the price it is here in ...
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 We took the opportunity to visit the old viki...
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 Some of the houses are more recent than the v...
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 We found stray kittens under one of the build...
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 View from the breakfast room window...
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 Breakfast room from the other side....
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 We took a walk to the house I used to live in...
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 My old neighbourhood....
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 View from my old neighbourhood....
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 This is the area of the house I rented from 2...
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 Walking back, hotel on the left, we decided t...
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 High school. It has changed a bit....
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 Bomb shelter in the school. R found it fascin...
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 The front of the school....
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 That day (Thursday) we took another trip to v...
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 View from my grandmother's front window...
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 Milling around before dinner...
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 Next day, Friday, on the way to the funeral o...
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 The Cemetary, such a beautiful and peaceful p...
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 Driving back, R couldn't help photograph the ...
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 the drive takes us around a fijord top the fe...
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 Approaching the ferry...
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 Back In Ålesund, after we returned the car....
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 After dropping the car off, we took a bus bac...
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 Full piece jumpsuits! Just like we were promi...
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 Awwww no silver ones anywhere :(...
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 Very strange name for shoes!!...
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 Norwegian cakes! yum...
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 Cafe we frequent on every trip, in the smalle...
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 Drinking a hot chocolate, from a glass of all...
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 View of the shopping centre from the cafe....
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 Saturday morning, up at 3am, for a 49 hour tr...
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 During the 6 hour wait at Oslo. I came down w...
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 Playign with the camera on the travellator, f...
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 6am, Sunday, we arrive in Bangkok. Our flight...
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 view from hotel window...
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 Overlooking buddhist temple area, where there...
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 In the hotel room. It was basic, but cute....
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 We were quite sleepy so had naps before explo...
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 general clothing is completely western...
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 happy dog
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 I think this is to airate the water, for thei...
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 our hotel from across the river...
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 Buddhist temple
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 back out on the main road, Pizza Hut!...
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 and the ubiquitous 7-11...
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 stray kitties
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 masses of wires everywhere... weird....
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 As we went down to the restaurant for Thai fo...
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 R had garlic chicken, and said it was gooood!...
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 I had veggie fried rice. I wasn't able to eat...
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 they playes video clips on a screen in front ...
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 Dogs and puppies...
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 for the english speaking who don't know what ...
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 us with our hotel behind...
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 temple area
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 night shot from hotel...
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 Back over Australia...