On making friends with locals and moving to Denmark.
Despite staying within the confines of the local neighbourhood, the day after the Paris Attack was a strange but also curiously normal day for me. It just so happened that I was in Paris representing Greenland this week at the kind invitation of Airbnb who were running Airbnb Open 2015. The event was a multi-day get-together for…
Originally posted on Adventures of a Polarphile:
Photo credit: Visit Greenland Recently, two of my favorite colleagues took an expedition with the M/S Fram, a Norwegian cruise ship, along the west coast of Greenland. They were busy working, yes, but they definitely proved the old adage correct: If you love what you’re doing and have fun…
Flyfrisk. This is a term often used in Greenland to describe people who have arrived ‘fresh off the plane’.
In Nuuk, if you want to visit the doctor you can only make an an appointment between 8.15 – 8.30am in the morning. And you’ll get Doctor Who!
I used to have a dilemma every morning on the bus – how to avoid talking to people.
This was a young Nuuk local’s story of a lunch break which suddenly developed into a hunt for a bike.