• Driven to distraction: the Norway road trip where cool design meets dramatic scenery

    4 monthes ago - By The Guardian

    Norway's roadside architecture project, part of its National Tourist Routes, has led to the creation of bridges and viewing platforms that make every journey a tour de force - and more new designs are on the horizon Vertigo-inducing viewing platforms, island-hopping bridges, and some of the funkiest toilet facilities in the northern hemisphere: these are just a sample of the design flourishes that Norway's National Tourist Routes programme has introduced across the country over the past 15 years. Add to this the fact that the roads programme has been a great incubator for Norway's young...
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  • Fjord escort: a road trip to northern Norway

    4 monthes ago - By The Guardian

    Norway's coast road is not for speedsters - you need to allow time for the powerful landscape to sink in, not to mention all the world-class seafood Oslo has good food, design and culture, but for spectacular scenery, nothing matches the west coast and the north. A drive along the famous coastal road will provide a lifetime of memories and photographs.
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