Dog Sledding in Svalbard

This German Photographer Captures Northern Norway’s Raw Beauty

Northern Norway is somewhere I'm desperate to get to know a little better. In the years I've lived in Norway, I've been to Tromsø, Bodø and Kirkenes, but I'm yet to experience the Sami heartland around Alta,...
Nidelva Trondheim in December

Blue Hour in Trondheim

The blue hour phenomenon can be seen all around the world, but it seems to be most beautiful the further north you go. It's the period of twilight before real daylight starts, well before the sun...

Autumn Colours in Trondheim

Whether you call it autumn or fall, I love this season! Crisp cold mornings, fog, bright sunshine, colourful trees and golden leaves on the ground. This morning we enjoyed the entire range of autumn weather in...
iittala in green

A Postcard from Helsinki – Drowning in Design

A photographic exploration of Helsinki's achingly hip design district.
Those pesky sirens

A Picture Tour of Drøbak

Recently Gerry and I took advantage of a rare sunny day, packed a picnic and headed for the beach… ROAD TRIIIPPP! Well sort of. Neither of us own a car, so we took the bus! 70...
Eastern Oslo

The Skies of Norway

Magnificent fjords, vast mountain ranges, blue ice glaciers, old wooden houses – Norway sure is a beautiful country. But sometimes, all you need to do is look UP…               No...
Overlooking the Aurlandsfjord

Exploring Flåm

After our epic rail journey, my parents and I finally made it to Flåm. Situated deep within centre-west Norway on an arm of the mighty Sognefjord and nestled tightly below towering peaks, Flåm is a prime example...
Swedish flag

A Postcard From Gothenburg

Dear Oslo, Wish you were here! Gerry and I enjoyed our short hop across the border. Turns out, Sweden is just like you! But a bit blonder. And with funny dots over their ö! First we went...
Snow in Slottsparken, Oslo

It’s Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas

I knew complaining about no snow in Oslo and visiting the arctic circle would work. Over the last few weeks (and last night in particular) we've had a sprinkling of the white stuff. Winter, and Christmas, is...
Storgata in Tromsø with Christmas lights

Polar Nights – My Winter Weekend In Tromsø

Ah the weekend. After a hectic few weeks at work, I chose to get away and continue my travels around this fine Kingdom of Norway. With several visits to Trondheim and a trip on the Oslo...