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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...
Boeing 737-800 airIiner

Norwegian Uses Weather Tech to Cut Emissions

The low-cost airline uses Swedish weather technology to optimise flight paths and reduce emissions. No one claims aviation is a green form of transport. Although direct emissions from aviation account for less than 2.5% of global...
Guest room at Kirkenes Snow Hotel in Norway

The Best Winter Hotels in Norway

Fancy a unique vacation this winter? Check out some of these snow hotels and other perfect winter accommodations in Norway and Scandinavia to inspire your trip planning. The summer is the most popular season for visiting...
The exterior of the Radisson Blu Royal Hotel in Bergen, Norway

Radisson Blu Royal Hotel at Bergen’s Bryggen

Stay in the heart of Bergen in the historic Bryggen neighbourhood at the Radisson Blu Royal. Here's what you can expect from this leading chain hotel in Norway's second city. So many of Life in Norway's...
Bergen and Stavanger in Norway

How to Travel From Bergen to Stavanger

Plane, ferry, train, coach, car: Here are your best options for travelling between Stavanger and Bergen. Travel planning notebooks at the ready! The Norwegian cities Bergen and Stavanger are two of Scandinavia’s top tourist destinations, attracting...