Norway Day 7 – Tromsø and Dog Sleds

Norway Day 7 – Tromsø and Dog Sleds

I cannot believe it, day 7 already. Now it was time to fly North and above the Arctic circle. First destination up here… Tromsø. No matter how early we had to get up for the flight it was difficult to sleep for what was seen out of the window. Wonderful white landscapes.

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Upon arrival it was out into the cold, all wrapped up and time to go dog sledding icon smile Norway Day 7   Tromsø and Dog Sleds Fantastic, something I have always wanted to do, and a wonderful surroundings we had here too.

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As we pulled up the dogs were howling and barking to great us. All they want to do is run!

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Each dog greeted us and they are so so soft and friendly when you approach them. After being treated to some more reindeer it was time to get on the sleds and go go go!

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Off we went, the sun shining, the deep snow, the dogs running. It was even better than I imagined. As you go the freezing wind hitting your face is forgotten as you watch the dogs work happily and look around at the scenery Tromsø has to offer.

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At the end of the day it was back onto an overnight ship to go as far north as you can on land in mainland europe.. tomorrow is the North Cape icon smile Norway Day 7   Tromsø and Dog Sleds

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10 Responses to "Norway Day 7 – Tromsø and Dog Sleds"

  1. Vincentiu  December 9, 2012 at 13:36

    Perfect place to go with my family. Thanks for great pictures!

  2. Amanda  February 6, 2012 at 08:15

    Thanks for sharing – this has given me an insight into what to expect in a couple of months time when I travel 250km from Tromso to the Ice Hotel in Sweden via dogsled. It looks amazing…

  3. Paul Steele  January 2, 2012 at 13:16

    Thx Cynthia

  4. Cynthia Robertson  December 30, 2011 at 17:31

    Oh my, that looks so fun! The dogs are beautiful and the scenery is stunning. Thanks for sharing your experience in these lovely photos!

  5. Jane Powell  May 10, 2011 at 09:56

    wow what an experince. I have done alot of travelling
    in my past round Oz and the Usa. I also lve in Diggle
    would you lke to meet for a coffee when you
    get back?

    your pictures in Norway are spectacular and breathtaking
    my email add is
    look forward to hearing from you



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