Tuesday, August 14, 2012

Hiking to the Trollkirka (Troll Church) in Norway - Part 2

It looks dark and dangerous inside. Let's check it out!
This is a continuation of the previous post, "Hiking to the Trollkirka (Troll Church) in Norway". Read that one first! On to the cave...

Hiking to the Trollkirka (Troll Church) in Norway

Don't watch the movie, "The Trollhunter", before attempting this.
One of the best 'adventure' tours I've taken with the ship was done out of the port of Molde, Norway. The tour was described as a hike and cave exploration of a 'strenuous' nature, and that was pretty damned spot on. Unfortunately not everyone can read or is blessed with common sense.

Wednesday, August 8, 2012

Visit to Garbage City, Egypt

"Hoarders" Egyptian style.
During my trip to Egypt I stayed on a few days in Cairo and hired a driver to take me to sites off the beaten path. Two of the highlights were visits to the City of the Dead and Garbage City. Here, I am going to show you the latter.