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Norway Rulez!!

Thursday, January 9th, 2014 “Norway is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful places on Earth. It’s home to more natural wonders than we can count and it has stunning cities, fascinating history and really happy people…25 Reasons Norway Is The Greatest Place On Earth!”

Added to that; as of yesterday, everyone in Norway became a theoretical millionaire (in NOK), yayyy! 🙂

So, the 25 reasons became 26, they are:

1. It’s actually one of the happiest places on Earth.

2. It’s really safe.

3. There’s a law called “allemannsrett.”

4. Trolltunga is the perfect photo op.

5. So is Kjeragbolten.

6. Even urban spaces are lush.

7. Fredrikstad Fortress is an ancient wonderland.

8. Fjords.

9. Norway produced this beauty…

10. There are adorable fisherman’s cabins.

11. See the midnight sun.

12. It’s regarded as the birthplace of skiing.

13. It has more lakes than Finland aka “The Land of 1,000 Lakes.”

14. Hornindalsvatnet is the deepest lake in Europe.

15. Norway also boasts the world’s longest tunnel.

16. This view from the top of Mount Fløyen in Bergen.

17. You can see the Northern Lights.

18. Two words: Wild. Reindeer.

19. Two more words: polar bears!

20. The national drink is Aquavit.

21. You can ski in the middle of the summer.

22. Aalesund is gorgeous by day…

23. And by night.

24. Ferrying through Geirangerfjord is breathtaking.

25. Norway has some 50,000 islands and a coastline that stretches over 51,600 miles.

26 And finally, we are all millionaires!

QOTD January 9 2014

Thursday, January 9th, 2014

Steven Wright: “Experience is something you don’t get until just after you need it”