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The Norwegian Kvikk Lunsj chocolate bar

Kvikk Lunsj: A Truly Iconic Norwegian Brand

The most popular snack in Norway by a distance is this humble four-finger chocolate-covered wafer. Introducing a true Norwegian icon: Kvikk Lunsj. In such a healthy and active country as Norway, I find it hard to...
Camping in Åndalsnes

Staying in Åndalsnes

The perfect base for exploring the north of the fjord Norway region. Last week I welcomed my brother to Norway for the first time. As well as taking in Trondheim's Pstereo festival, I took him on...
Trondheim Bymarka

Friluftsliv: Free, Air, Life

Of all the many things there is to learn when you are new to a country expressions that don't quite translate are by far my favourite Such as friluftsliv – literally free, air, life. “Erm, how...
View from Estenstadmarka

Trondheim Walks: Strindamarka

Undoubtedly the greatest benefit of being a freelancer is the ability to structure your working week however you want. I travel frequently for work but last week I was in Trondheim all week (a rarity these days!) and as...
Trondheim Bymarka

Trondheim Walks: Bymarka

Fresh from our walk to Korsvika, Chris, Ben and I chose Trondheim's Bymarka as our destination for the next day's walk. The 80km² city forest contains 10 lakes, countless bogs, and over 200km of marked trails....

Trondheim Walks: Lade & Korsvika Beach

When I first moved to Trondheim I spent entire days wandering the streets of the city to get familiar with the layout, find some interesting cafes and shops, and just get to know my new home....