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View from the Oslo to Bergen train

How to Travel From Oslo to Bergen

Whether you're a resident or tourist, travel between Oslo and Bergen is a common need. Here's what you need to know about your options for travelling between Norway's two biggest cities. Oslo and Bergen are the...
A spectacular northern lights display in Norway

17 Fascinating Facts About the Northern Lights

They dance high above our heads when the sky is dark, and draw many thousands of tourists to Norway. Learn more about the aurora borealis with these fun northern lights facts. Have you seen the northern...
Coronavirus patient in front of the flag of Norway

Norway Warns Against All International Travel Until 2021

Official advice from Norwegian authorities now recommends residents of Norway do not take unnecessary international trips until mid-January. Here's what you need to know. Amid a rapidly rising infection rate, Norway’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Utenriksdepartementet)...
WizzAir airplane on the tarmac

Wizz Air to Launch 3 Domestic Routes in Norway

In what could be the start of a price war, budget airline Wizz Air are launching three domestic routes from Oslo Airport. It's been a bad year for many industries, not least the airline indsutry. But...
Diving underwater off the Norwegian coast

Diving in Norway: The Country’s Best Dive Sites

The coast of Norway offers relaxed snorkelling, scuba diving, freediving and deep sea diving, albeit in often chilly waters. Discover the best diving locations in Norway that are starting to make a splash on the international scene....
Hurtigruten ship sailing in Tromsø. Norway

Hurtigruten Cuts Coastal Service, Remote Communities Outraged

Troubled ferry and cruise line Hurtigruten are to cut their famous Norwegian coastal service from 11 to just 2 ships. This leaves many remote communities without their most vital transport service. For many years, Hurtigruten vessels...
Widerøe airplane

Widerøe Cuts Flights to Remote Airports in Norway

Norway's government is coming under pressure to support the country's vital domestic air service as Widerøe announces cuts. The pandemic has hit all airlines hard. In Norway, Widerøe has seen a drop in passenger revenues of...
The Trollstigen mountain pass in western Norway

Trollstigen: Driving Norway’s Famous Mountain Pass

Introducing Trollstigen, one of Norway's top driving experiences. This mountain pass full of hairpin bends is only open in the summer months, making it a perfect addition to a summer road trip around the Norwegian fjords....
Sunshine at Norway's Nordkapp

Collapse in Tourism at Norway’s North Cape

Tourism at Norway's Nordkapp has collapsed by 75% in July, compared to the same month last year. Tourism is booming in some parts of Norway as domestic tourists choose to discover their own country. Many famous...
Ferry queue at a terminal in northern Norway

Summer Travel Chaos in Norway

The great Norwegian summer holiday of 2020 is underway. Roads are clogged, trails are full, and full ferries are leaving many cars behind. Norway's summer of domestic vacations is well underway. Because of the global health...