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Lyngen Alps – Part 4

Day 5 We have stopped wasting Charles’ time asking him about the weather forecast for the next day. We have accepted that our destiny for this week is to deal with all the elements and often with all of them … Continue reading

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Lyngen Alps – Part 3

Day 3 The wind storm predicted by meteorologists didn’t materialize last night. So Charles decides to take advantage of the calmer seas and motor to the island of ArnØya. According to him, it has one of the most, if not … Continue reading

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Lyngen Alps – Part 2

Day 1 When I wake up around 7 we have already left Tromsø, and we are sailing towards the unknown. At least this is how it feels to us. Charles and Per have been sailing extensively along this coastline; they … Continue reading

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Lyngen Alps – Part 1

When I got back from Greenland, in May last year, all I could think of was planning another expedition in the Arctic. Even if the warm temperatures and the sun were encouraging me to focus on surfing, kayaking and just … Continue reading

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Greenland Expedition – Part 4

Day 8: Flat light After the storm and such a lovely evening, this morning I was hoping to be welcomed out of the tent by a cobalt blue sky. Sadly, everything is still grey so it looks like we’ll have to … Continue reading

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Greenland Expedition – Part 3

Day 5: Whiteout We wake up in another total whiteout, with a few snowflakes falling slowly due to the lack of wind. Even if we are not in a big storm, the lack of visibility is definitely an issue. So … Continue reading

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Greenland Expedition – Part 2

Day 2: Total whiteout As forecasted we wake up to a grey cold day with poor visibility. We decide to go out anyway waiting to see how the storm develops. After about one hour into our tour it’s clear that … Continue reading

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Greenland Expedition – Part 1

Since a very young age I have always been deeply fascinated by the natural world and opens spaces, especially by remote and wild places. I think the outdoors, away from all the clutter of modern society is where the world makes … Continue reading

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