Category Archives: England

Bad weather at Gardermoen Airport in Norway

The following episode happened on a flight from Trondheim Airport Værnes to Oslo Airport Gardermoen in March 2015.

The winter in Norway can be quite a winter. You can get -20 degrees centigrade or a meter of snow during a day. Winds can be quite strong, rain can quickly turn to hail. Flying in Norway demands quite a lot from the pilot. Or the personell in charge of keeping the runway free from snow.

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Shoryu Ramen Restaurant in London

I visited Shoryu Ramen in London in May, 2015

Shoryu Ramen is a Japanese ramen restaurant. It is run by Executive chef Kanji Furukawa and now has several restaurants open in London. It specialises in Hakata tonkotsu ramen, a local ramen speciality from Hakata in Fukuoka on the island of Kyushu in Japan. I visited Hakata in March 2014, and ate a lot of great ramen there.
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A walk along Regent’s Canal

I took a walk along Regent’s Canal in May, 2015

I have arrived home from My weekend in London. My plane landed in Trondheim late last night, I went to bed as soon as I got home to at least get some hours of sleep before work tuesday morning. I was very tired at work still.

On my last day in London I checked out from my hotel just after 10am, my flight did not leave until 8pm. I had several hours in London to kill, had to make the most of the day.

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First night in King’s Cross in London

I stayed in th King’s Cross area during my visit to London in May 2015

I took the train from Gatwick Airport to St. Pancras International. My hotel was only a short walk away. At first I planned to take a taxi, but the taxi driver told me to walk instead. It was a fifteen minute walk, but there was lots to see. I set off on my walk, watching themap on my phone.
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