Monthly Archives: June 2013

New Slide Show of Norway Inaugural! 2013 06 29

We have a new Slide Show AND we have added pix to this Slide Show:    These pix have been sent along by Muriel Burnett.  Pix were taken on Saturday, June 29th, 2013. Stan  McCormack  2013 06 29

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CNSA President Myrna Bilton has asked me to post this notice on the BLOG. The Shuffleboard Club of Goderich ON, at the May 2013 Annual General Meeting of the CNSA, announced that they would like to host the 2015 IP … Continue reading

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And Now We Visit The Sights of the City!! 2013 06 29

After our dinner last night at Louise in Oslo —  where do we go from here???? On a bus tour of the highlights of the city of Oslo!! Our plans include visits to the Holmenkollen Ski Jump,  The Vigeland  Sculpture Park, … Continue reading

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absolutely fabulous food was exceeded only by the smiles & friendly exchanges!

We were invited into Paal’s private dining room and following a welcome from Paal, the bell was rung and the wall rose to reveal a spetacular buffet. The ambiance was superb with the finest wines, or anything else anyone desired. … Continue reading

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From Viking to Modern Day Norwegian!!

I share this “bit of history”, at this time, because as I understand, tomorrow you will be going to a Museum which displays, and explains, many Viking artifacts.  I would encourage everyone with an interest in such things, to add … Continue reading

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Slide Show Created

Many of the pix in the Slide Show >  are repeats of those already displayed on the pages of the Blog.  However; some are “never been viewed before!” lol   I have not placed the pix in any time line. … Continue reading

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We Depart Tjome; We Arrive in Oslo! 2013 06 28

Pic on the right was taken while folks wait for the bus to Oslo.  Tjome is the location.  We have arrived in Oslo after a lovely 2 hr bus ride through beautiful countryside. The hotel, another Rica, this time it is Holberg, … Continue reading

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Norwegian Open Ends With A Fine Dinner!

                              Some shots taken at the Dinner by Muriel Burnett. Stan McCormack.

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Entertainment at the Awards Banquet!!

Just received an e-mail from the Allen Family to the effect that “a talented person” is performing at the Piano Bar!  They did send along her pic, to your right, above, and if I have it correct, it is the … Continue reading

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Mats Pulls It Off Against the Odds!! Wins the Norwegian Open!!

And our winner of the Norwegian Open  is the young man called Mats of Norway!!  As in Mats Graff-wang,  Acting Norwegian President. Mats pulled out all the stops for President Hallvard, and accepted the Medal for him!!  Mats accepted his winning medal … Continue reading

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