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The new staircase at the Vøringsfossen waterfall in Norway

Norway’s Roadside Architecture Attractions Opening In 2020

Despite travel restrictions, many of Norway's roadside architecture projects are continuing as planned. Here are the best of those opening in 2020. Plans for Norway's summer of domestic tourism are well underway. I know many of...
Alesund Norway city centre

Ålesund: Things To Do In Norway’s Most Beautiful City

Ålesund, Norway: Travel guide to one of the country's most unique towns. See fairytale architecture in a remarkable natural setting on the coastline of Norway. If you're looking for something truly different on your next trip...
Buildings and flowers in Ålesund, Norway, in the summer

Nordic Choice Hotels Launch Unlimited Nights Pass For Summer

The great ‘Norgesferie' is almost upon us. Those of us spending our summer holiday in Norway can benefit from a great deal from Nordic Choice Hotels. In a typical summer, many Norwegians flock to ‘syden' for...
Norway travel photographer in Aalesund

What’s Next for Norway’s Travel Industry After Coronavirus Crisis?

The coronavirus crisis has seen Norway's tourism industry grind to a halt. With hundreds of thousands laid off and many businesses on the brink, what's next for Norwegian travel? Tourism in Norway had been booming for...
Norwegian Max airplane flying to Norway

Norwegian on the Brink: “We Need Help Now”

Following a turbulent couple of years, Norwegian are once again on the brink of failure. Their CEO asks the Norwegian government for cash to stay in the air, “in weeks, not months.” The rapid spread of...
Widerøe Bombardier Dash 8-100 Aircraft

Avinor Closes Nine Airports in Norway

Avinor, the main operator of Norwegian airports, has announced the closure of nine small airports across Norway. The measures come into force from Wednesday, March 18. The travel industry continues to feel the impact of the coronavirus...
SAS airplane through trees

Flights Cancelled as Coronavirus Disrupts Air Travel

With demand for air travel plummeting, Norway’s two biggest airlines have announced a wide range of cancellations for the upcoming months. Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) has announced that around 2,000 flights will be cancelled during March as...
Canal scene in Aarhus, Denmark

A Weekend in Aarhus, Denmark

Looking for a weekend away from Norway? Aarhus is easy to get to from Oslo and packed with cultural attractions, yet with none of the Copenhagen crowds. After many years travelling Norway and literally writing the...
SAS airliner taking off

SAS Suffers Major Winter Losses

Scandinavian Airlines faces huge losses after a poor winter season that saw revenues drop by 200 million Swedish kroner. Now a drop in China traffic is making things worse. It's not a surprise that SAS lost...
Widerøe Dash-8 aircraft at Leknes airport in Norway

Widerøe Cuts 4,000 Flights From Short-Haul Network in Norway

Remote communities across Norway are in shock as the Norwegian domestic airline Widerøe announces major cuts. A spokesperson says they are in a “desperate situation.” When hearing about a struggling airline making cuts in Norway, most...