Norway_girl

Norway_girl, Norway
  • Norway
  • Joined 4th Nov., 2007
  • Seen about 15 hours ago
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About Cathrine...

Postcrossing meetups in Norway: https://www.postcrossing.com/events/meetups/NO

I like to pick berries, listen to the birds, enjoy the smell of the forest, bicycle or walk in the forest. I do also love everything related to the sea; wild life, the power of nature, costal landscape, sunsets/-rises....

I volunteer in various activities in Red Cross. Homework support for instance. It gives me joy and challenges. And it's a great way to meet people as well.

I love to read and I do especially like to read fantasy/fiction, historical books, and books about animals for instance. If I find an interesting book, especially if it's on sale, I tend to buy it. So I've got a huge pile of unread books. I'm a member of Bookcrossing.

When travelling somewhere, I like to visit museums (not art museums, I find them boring), aquariums etc. And just walk around, having a look at the place. I'm not the kind of person who would go on a holiday just to spend the entire days on the beach! I rather learn about culture, history, local food etc!

I would like to travel in time, as long as I could get back to our own time. I think I'd only travel backwards in time though, as I don't want to know about future wars etc! It would be an interesting way to learn more about history. I'd like to go the viking age for instance and learn how the vikings navigated their ships. And I'm curious about how their society worked, how their daily life was etc. And it would be interesting to go back in time and visit the places I've lived. What did the look like 90 years ago or 1000 years ago?

Postcards with long messages make me very happy! Looking for writing suggestions? https://forum.postcrossing.com/member.php?action=viewpro&member=Norway_girl

My wishes:
Related to the seasons (any time of the year), for instance:
Spring: Flowers, green fields, baby animals
Summer: berries in the forest/field, flower fields, butterflies/insects
Autumn/fall: coloured leaves, pumpkins, berries, vegetables in the field, mushrooms.
Winter: Christmas markets, snowmen, Christmas, wintery views (like https://flic.kr/p/8wscRN)

Views; city/ town/village, waterfalls, mountains, lakes, fields, forests and other scenic views etc
Historical views, postcards from from historical museums etc
Wild animals, included fishes, jelly fishes, corals. I love weird, unusual, ugly or beautiful (sea) creatures, hedgehogs, foxes, squirrels, owls, puffins!
Wood carvings (for example https://flic.kr/p/Fj3BMe)
Lightning, high waves etc.
Stones, minerals, fossiles
Lighthouses and other sea/coast related postcards
Space; stars, planets, galaxies, northern/southern lights etc
Flags of the World (FOTW)
"Greetings from..." (GF) -> countries, cities, other places
"Did you know", Chronikkarten, fact cards
Calendar postcards
Multiples: food, animals, nature etc
Recipes
Legends
Maps
"Le leggende di Fanes" # 1-5
Flag of Shetland, Orkney Islands, Northern Ireland
My fav's or simalar: https://flic.kr/f/GK4i3 and PC fav's

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