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Semester at Sea: Highlights of Norway with Kids

On a ferry, exiting a fjord near Bergen

The last time I wrote about my family's experience on Semester at Sea, it was mid-July and we were in Ireland --  a joyous, laughter- and adventure-filled time in Ireland. Then my job on the ship got really busy, and the countries kept coming: Norway, Russia, Sweden.... and I just couldn't keep up with regular dispatches, especially with intermittent shipboard Internet (oh, let's be honest, the connection was horrible). When I returned home at the end of August, it was all about getting back into the routine of work and school. And then in September I traveled to Boston, and earlier this month, to Arizona. But that isn't the only reason I haven't gone back to share here the highlights of those countries I visited after Ireland. It just became too difficult. Not logistically [Read more]

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