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Fredrikstad

Fredrikstad Fortress Walls

A tunnel and storage shed are set into the walls of the Fredrikstad fortress which was built in 1666 to protect against a Swedish invasion. It looks more like a scene from the Shire in ‘Lord of the Rings’ to me.

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Whirlwind Trip Through Scandinavia

Timing is everything right? Hurricane Sandy hit New Jersey on Monday and Tuesday leaving the entire state paralyzed and I was scheduled to fly to Norway on Thursday. Thankfully Newark Airport opened back up just in time for the flight over the Atlantic.

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