Travels in the Search of Snow

Dear Winter, where are you? Lieber Winter, wo bleibst du denn? Tollboden, Fredrikstad, Norway February 2017.  Not a trace of snow and no frost patterns on our window! We bought those fur parkas in fancy explorer-style and now we are sweating. We didn’t go up North for that! The name Norway goes back to the old …

Seals and more

A couple of days ago we flew via the Orkneys on our way to Norway. And do you know what we saw there? Our friends the seals with their cute pups. We actually looked at the seals on our beach in Cley lately but these seals were selkies, as mentioned by Amy Sackville in her …