Ålesund and the surrounding area is one of the prettiest places on earth, and you can arrive by plane, train/bus, boat or car. For local transportation you can check the bus site nettbuss.no or 177mr.no
Things to do in Ålesund and the area:
Visit Devoldfabrikken in Langevåg, Ragnhilds home town.
Walk up the stairs to Fjellstua and admire the view. Here is a preview in real time.
The Jugendstilsenter museum and art gallery.
Hike a hill or a mountain.Ålesund Aquarium, Atlanterhavsparken
Sunnmøre museum with the Medieval Age museum
And many more suggestions for activities and sights on www.visitalesund-geiranger.com