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What are you thankful for?

This Thursday marked Thanksgiving in the US, and while nobody really seems to celebrate Thanksgiving outside of the US, I was determined not to miss out on one of my favorite holidays. I made a plan to make a huge … Continue reading

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Snow in Trondheim

Well it’s finally started to snow here in Trondheim. Funnily enough it also started to snow in Iowa just a day later, but the Iowa snow is early whereas the snow here seems to be right on time. It’s snowed every … Continue reading

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Post Arctic Adventures

We finished up our trip to the Lofoten Islands and it was one of the best/worst trips since I’ve come here to Trondheim. Starting with the bad: We had five guys and we rented a tiny hybrid car, were all … Continue reading

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Adventures in the Arctic

Tonight I’m leaving for a trip to the Lofoten Islands. We’re renting a car and driving straight through the night to Bodø, and then we will wait there for the ferry that will transport us to the islands. The islands … Continue reading

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Krakow and Halloween

I just finished my trip to Krakow, and I had a great time. It was only my two friends Austin, Nicole, and I. We took a train into the city and chose to stay in an apartment along the Wista … Continue reading

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Catching up and planning ahead

While most of the time I’ve spent abroad has not been filled with schoolwork, this week was the exception. Even in Norway I definitely still have responsibilities. But oh well. I may have spent the last week in my room … Continue reading

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Trip to Amsterdam!

I just got back from a trip to Amsterdam where I was in the city from Wednesday to Saturday afternoon with four of my friends. We stayed in a hostel while there and during the nights we went to the … Continue reading

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Geiranger Trip

All I can say is woah. I just got back from a two day trip where I started out in Trondheim and then drove down the Atlantic Coast of  Norway to the city of  Ålesund. Stayed in Ålesund for a … Continue reading

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Ohana means family

When I left the US I had gone through the long process of saying goodbye to as many friends as I could in the few days before I left, and that definitely isn’t fun, but at the same time it’s … Continue reading

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Norwegians

I guess this is really my first post about Norwegian people, and they have definitely left an impression on me here so far. What I have found here is that during the day, most Norwegians tend to keep to themselves … Continue reading

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