Dating coach hydro
The plan was for them to meet up with four members of the previous mission's advance team who had manged to survive a harsh winter living in an abandoned cabin and eating lichens and moss scraped off rocks.
The Norsk plant was connected by a bridge stretching over the steep ravine so to avoid the German guards the commandos opted to climb down one side of the ravine, wade across the icy river Maan and scramble up the other side.
Day 1: Arrive into Auckland City Accommodation: Waldorf Stadium Apartments Day 2: Explore Auckland and surrounds and - if you can spare the time - take a tour of Waiheke Island Accommodation: Waldorf Stadium Apartments Day 3: Drive south through the rich farmland of the Waikato and if you're a Lord of the Rings fan, take a short detour to Hobbiton before continuing to geothermal Rotorua Accommodation: Bella Vista Rotorua Driving distance and time (approximate) for this leg: 220 kms / 136 miles : 2.6 hours Day 4: A full day in Rotorua to discover the local Maori culture and see interesting volcanic landmarks Accommodation: Bella Vista Rotorua Day 5: Today take in spectacular scenery including Lake Taupo, The Desert Road and Kapiti Coastline as you make your way to Wellington Accommodation: City Life Wellington Driving distance and time (approximate) for this leg: 452 kms / 280 miles : 5.6 hours Day 6: Discover the charms of Wellington City, including its many quirky cafes and museums Accommodation: City Life Wellington Day 7: Today you'll cross the Cook Strait on the Interislander Ferry.
Approaching Picton you'll cruise through the spectacular Marlborough Sounds Accommodation: Picton Yacht Club Hotel Day 8: Drive to Kaikoura today on the Inland Route via Murchison.
But the ferry they used to move it was subsequently sunk by a Norweigan resistance.
Just 31 at the time, Norwegian Birger Stromsheim was the oldest member of the team who successfully destroyed the heavy water production facility at the Norsk Hydoelectric plant in Telemark, southern Norway.
The raid, which is regarded as one of the most successful acts of sabotage in World War II, was also remarkable for the fact all the team managed to escape by cross country skiing 250 miles into Sweden.
If we put our mind to it we could probably come up with attractions and things to do in Llandudno that covered the entire alphabet. Lots of our visitors nowadays come for new experiences, or to pursue a favourite activity or hobby.
Far better to do something when you’re away – as many of you have discovered.
Watersports enthusiasts will give the fast-growing activities of kitesurfing and stand-up paddleboarding a go.