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Celebrate Scandinavian Culture at Norsk Høstfest

By |2018-09-02T21:17:49+00:00August 2nd, 2018|North America, Sponsored Post, United States|

Sponsored Post Scandinavian culture is alive and well and is celebrated each year in the fall at the North Dakota State Fair Center in Minot, North Dakota. This year the festival will be in late September 2018. For the last 40 years, Norsk Høstfest celebrates Scandinavian culture from all five of the Nordic nations: Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and [...]

Historic Sightseeing Cruise Boston

By |2018-09-02T21:27:52+00:00August 10th, 2015|North America, United States|

During my second layover in Boston I did the "Historic Sightseeing Cruise Boston". It took 90 minutes and departed from Long Wharf. Our tour guide, Lilly was a young, sympathetic lady. She had a pretty nice voice and it was pleasant to listen to her. During the tour she talked about all the historic and modern milestones of Boston's [...]

Ride The Ducks Seattle Sightseeing Tour

By |2018-09-02T22:58:55+00:00August 3rd, 2015|North America, United States|

Today I went on a "Ride The Ducks Seattle" Sightseeing Tour in Seattle. It was a different, a fun way to explore a new city and I have enjoyed it pretty much. The Ducks, originally called DUKW, are actually amphibious landing crafts used by the US army during World War II. They were designed to transport cargo from ships at [...]