Category: Norway

Global Seed Vault Sign

Norway Part 2 – Svalbard

We started off in Longyearbyen but were quickly ushered aboard the ship to take off for our trip around Svalbard.  The only photos I have are of the Global Seed Vault. It’s just a concrete doorway.  But, it’s amazing to think of all the millions of seeds they have stored there from all over the …


Norway – Part 1 – Oslo

Several things stood out on our trip to Norway. 1) There is no trash anywhere, that we could see. 2) The capital city is smaller than we expected.  And honestly, I don’t know why we expected a sprawling metropolis, but we didn’t expect it to be smaller than Austin at almost 700k people. 3) The …