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Live: From the Arctic Circle

Quite suddenly, there weren’t anymore trees. I had passed through a sliver of Finland and was now in the northern most part of Norway. Wide open spaces, rocks, moss and light. The darkness was gone. Banned for summer. I had found the midnight sun.

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It was my last night in the wild. I was only a few hours ride from the Nordkapp. For the first time, I turned on the video camera. The next day I’d complete my journey. Joy!

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