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'''Hell''' is a village in [[Norway]].
 
'''Hell''' is a village in [[Norway]].
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While there's very little to see there, except for an annual '''blues festival''' in September, it's always fun to get a picture of yourself outside Gods Expedition (freight forwarding office).
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A great climbing site can be found.
  
 
==Understand==
 
==Understand==
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The name Hell stems from the Old Norse word hellir, which means "overhang", "cliff cave". The Norwegian word hell can also mean "luck". The Old Norse word Hel is the same as today's English Hell, and as a proper noun, Hel was the ruler of Hel. In modern Norwegian the word for hell is helvete
  
 
==Get in==
 
==Get in==
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Hell is adjacent to Trondheim Airport, flights operated from major Norwegian cities and towns, International flights are available from Amsterdam, London (Stansted), Stockholm, Copenhagen, Dubrovnik, Prague, Malaga & Nice. 
  
 
===By train===
 
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===By car===
 
===By car===
This is one of the most popular ways to get to Hell.  Just start talking on a cell phone while behind the wheel and you are sure to end up here sooner or later.
 
  
 
===By bus===
 
===By bus===
Just sit you able-bodied butt in the handicapped seat, or bring your smelly, hairy dog or cat onto the bus.  You'll end up here.
 
 
===By boat===
 
Chiron the Ferryman will take you on a brieft but traumatic ride across the burning river to Hell.  There is a small fee, but what do you have to lose at this point?  During large epidemics or wars, the wait for the ferry may be very long as tormented souls crowd the riverbank.  There is no reason to be in a hurry anyway.
 
  
 
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==Do==
  
==Learn==
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Climbing. Guide can be found in [[Trondheim]]
 
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==Work==
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Work may be available shoveling brimstone, operating giant bellows, or prodding victims with a trident.  There is no pay, but room and board are free in Hell.  The boss is tough, but you've already been working for him, haven't you?
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==Buy==
 
==Buy==
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Among English-speaking tourists, popular postcards depict the station with a heavy frost on the ground, making a visual joke about "Hell frozen over." Temperatures in Hell can reach -20 °C during winter.
  
 
==Eat==
 
==Eat==
 
===Budget===
 
 
===Mid-range===
 
 
===Splurge===
 
  
 
==Drink==
 
==Drink==
  
 
==Sleep==
 
==Sleep==
 
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* <sleep name="Rica Hell Hotel" alt="" address="Sandfærhus 22" directions="" phone="+47 74 84 48 00‎" email="" fax="" url="http://www.rica-hotels.com/Hotels/Rica-Hell-Hotel/" checkin="" checkout="" price="Standard double rooms go for around 1000 Kr">A first class establishment with prices to match. Has a good range of business amnesties given its proximity to the airport, and a restaurant and bar.  </sleep>
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==Contact==
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==Stay safe==
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It's a little late to worry about that, isn't it?
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==Cope==
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==Get out==
 
==Get out==
 
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Latest revision as of 13:58, 4 February 2011

The main attraction; Hell - God's expedition sign

Hell is a village in Norway.

While there's very little to see there, except for an annual blues festival in September, it's always fun to get a picture of yourself outside Gods Expedition (freight forwarding office). A great climbing site can be found.

Understand[edit]

The name Hell stems from the Old Norse word hellir, which means "overhang", "cliff cave". The Norwegian word hell can also mean "luck". The Old Norse word Hel is the same as today's English Hell, and as a proper noun, Hel was the ruler of Hel. In modern Norwegian the word for hell is helvete

Get in[edit]

Hell is adjacent to Trondheim Airport, flights operated from major Norwegian cities and towns, International flights are available from Amsterdam, London (Stansted), Stockholm, Copenhagen, Dubrovnik, Prague, Malaga & Nice.

By train[edit]

Hell is on the train line to Trondheim.

By car[edit]

By bus[edit]

Get around[edit]

See[edit][add listing]

Do[edit][add listing]

Climbing. Guide can be found in Trondheim

Buy[edit][add listing]

Among English-speaking tourists, popular postcards depict the station with a heavy frost on the ground, making a visual joke about "Hell frozen over." Temperatures in Hell can reach -20 °C during winter.

Eat[edit][add listing]

Drink[edit][add listing]

Sleep[edit][add listing]

  • Rica Hell Hotel, Sandfærhus 22, +47 74 84 48 00‎, [1]. A first class establishment with prices to match. Has a good range of business amnesties given its proximity to the airport, and a restaurant and bar. Standard double rooms go for around 1000 Kr.  edit

Get out[edit]

Routes through Hell
NarvikMo i Rana  N noframe S  TrondheimOslo


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