Bergen Journals

The Beauty of Bergen

A May 2004 trip to Bergen by tamalos

Quote: Yes, it rains a lot the year here, but when the sun shines, there is no more picturesque city!

The Beauty of Bergen

Overview

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For a little city, there is more than enough to keep you entranced for a few days and then there are the fjord trips to add on! Wander around Bryggens with its beautiful medieval buildings (the museum is worth a visit) and visit the art galleries from across the lake (with a great collection of Munch paintings as well as other famous painters). Not to be missed is a fjord trip, nature at its best (Norway in a Nutshell gives you a good flavour), and branch out from there.Quick Tips: Alcohol is horrendously expensive, so savour each glass, or buy it in the supermarket! The Bergen Card can be good value, but watch the opening hours, particularly off season -- it can be hard fitting it all in to...Read More

Pars Restaurant

Restaurant | "Pars"

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Fabulously kitted out in Persian kitsch at its best. The soups have got to be tasted to be believed - brilliantly spiced with fabulous Persian bread. A must after a hard day of walking around!

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on May 22, 2004

Pars Restaurant
Sigurds Gate 5
Bergen, Norway
(55) 563-722