Brekke's Fjord Retreat
Savor the breathtaking panorama of Aurland Fjord’s glassy mountain reflections in an idyllic apartment located below the Otternes farm between Flåm (the well-known village of the “Norway in a Nutshell” experience) and Aurland. With kitchen/dining/living area with a fireplace on ground floor, this apartment sleeps 5.
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What is TSA?
The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) was created in the wake of 9/11 to strengthen the security of the nation’s transportation systems while ensuring the freedom of movement for people and commerce.
Sweden has not adopted the Euro (yet). Swedish kronor (currency code: SEK) have been the currency of Sweden since the 19th century. The plural is kronor and one krona is divided into 100 öre. The currency is sometimes informally referred to as the "Swedish crown" and is abbreviated "kr." Exchange rate: 1USD to approximately 6.76 Swedish Krona
Norway's currency is the Norwegian krone (abbreviation: "kr.") It is subdivided into 100 øre and the currency code for the money is NOK. The name translates into English as "crown". The krone was introduced in 1875, replacing the Norwegian speciedaler. Norway has not adopted the Euro. Exchange rate: 1USD to approximately 5.78 Norwegian Krone
Denmark and Greenland (Denmark's autonomous province) use Danish kroner as their currency. 1 krone is divided into 100 øre. The official currency code is DKK; the domestic abbreviation is "kr.". Occasionally, the form DKR or Dkr is seen, but these currency codes are not official. Denmark has not adopted the Euro, either. Exchange rate: 1USD to approximately 5.66 Danish Kroner
The króna is the currency of Iceland. The Icelandic name, meaning "crown", is related to the other Scandinavian currencies listed above. 1 krona is subdivided into 100 aurar (singular: 1 eyrir). ISK is the currency code for Icelandic krona. Exchange rate: 1USD to approximately 123.58 Icelandic Krona