No churn Oreo ice cream and The Tall Ship Races in Ålesund

no churn oreo ice cream

Living in an island can offer you unusual little treats like seagulls all around and some interesting events I couldn’t see back home in São Paulo, BR, for example.

This July tall ship races Ålesund 2015 mapThe Tall Ship Races 2015 made here one of its stops. It is a sailboats’ race, and this year they came from Belfast in Ireland, stopped here by Ålesund for a 4 days festival in the city, Continue reading


cycling in Norway and checkerboard chocolate and orange cookies

To me, the most immediate advantage of cycling here in Ålesund is the view. You can stop whenever you like and make your day with a landscape that surprises you on the ordinary to the supermarket, like this oneålesund landscape

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Syttende mai and Pavlova

Nothing better than the most expected day by everybody around here (that’s statistics saying!) for the debut of the page: syttende mai!

Syttende mai
, or May 17th, is Constitution Day in Norway, national holiday and flag day!, that’s why all houses have from little flags on the windows to big ones on their balconies. It is the top, above even Christmas, on the list of most celebrated holidays by the Norwegians. Continue reading