The spectacular setting of Funken Lodge in Longyearbyen

Funken Lodge, Longyearbyen

A comfortable accommodation choice with a touch of luxury in the world's northernmost town. When staying in Svalbard, comfortable accommodation is a must. Temperatures outside the summer season can be bitterly cold and after a day...
Oslo from the water

Best Hostels in Oslo

There are budget accommodation options in the Norwegian capital, but you may need to consider staying outside the central area. If you’re travelling on a shoestring budget, a trip Norway is probably not your best option....
Alta igloo hotel

Where to Stay in Alta

From a bed made of ice to chain hotels in the commercial centre, Alta offers an intriguing choice of accommodation. Understanding the layout of northern Norway's Alta is important when deciding upon where to stay. Alta is...
The waterside setting of Røst Bryggehotell

Røst Bryggehotell Review

A lovely place to stay by the waterside of one of Norway's most remote islands. A community of 500 calls the remote islands of Røst their home. Despite the isolation, there's several places for visitors to...
Fast Hotel in Svolvær

Fast Hotel in Svolvær

Let's take a look at a wallet-friendly option for staying in a popular cruise spot on Norway's stunning Lofoten archipelago. Svolvær is a popular town from which to start a road trip around Lofoten, and with...
Røisheim Hotel near Jotunheimen National Park

Røisheim Hotel, Jotunheimen National Park

This atmospheric former farm is the perfect place to stay when hiking in Jotunheimen or on a Sognefjellet road trip. One of the joys of driving around Norway is visiting the mountains in the summer. Accommodation...
Christmas markets in Norway

Christmas Hotels in Norway

Don't fancy cooking this Christmas? Check out these great options for a festive break this year. Leave the stress of Christmas to someone else this year with a break in a Norwegian hotel. It's amazing how...
Vestfjord Hotel entrance

Sea Views in Svolvær: Vestford Hotel

When planning my recent trip to Lofoten I wasn't exactly sure where I would be spending my days, how long I would want to be in each area, what to see, and so on. So I decided...
Luxury hotels in Trondheim

Best Luxury Hotels in Trondheim

Treat yourself in Trondheim with a stay at one of the city's top hotels. I get a lot of emails from people asking about the best options for cheap accommodation in Trondheim. But every once in...
First Hotel Atlantica

First Hotel Atlantica: Fab Food in Ålesund

Delicious set meals in a stylish hotel at the heart of art nouveau Ålesund. First Hotel Atlantica Rasmus Rønnebergsgate 4, Ålesund Last week I spent a couple of days in Ålesund, somewhere I've wanted to visit...