British Airways

BA Cancels Two Norway Routes

British Airways has announced the end of its direct flights from London Heathrow to Bergen and Stavanger. Passengers currently booked on one of these BA flights on or after 29 October have the option of a...
A bright green aurora borealis display in Norway

This is Norway: Northern Lights

The second in our series of photo essays bringing the best of Norway's stunning natural environment to your screen. Following on our look at the Norwegian relationship with the water, this time we turn our heads...
Trollpikken Norway

Global Media Crazy for Trollpikken

This unique rock formation known as the “Troll's Dick” was vandalised, but a successful crowdfunding campaign has ensured its restoration. The world's media have gone crazy for the story. At the end of June, reports began...
Tower blocks

Street Art on the Swedish Border

For four weeks this summer, 26 artists will enhance towns near the Norway-Sweden border with giant street art. The Artscape international arts festival was hosted for the first time in Sweden in 2014, and this year...
Stunning waterfalls in Norway

This is Norway: Water

The first in a new series of photo essays bringing the best of Norway's stunning natural environment to your screen. The relationship between people and the water in Norway is as tight as Brits and their...
Svalbard seed vault

The Doomsday Vaults of Svalbard

A worldwide insurance policy for humanity is buried in Arctic Norway. Deep inside the remote Platåberget mountain on the Svalbard archipelago lies the Global Seed Vault. The impressive facility is a fail-safe seed storage centre, built to...
Norway in winter

An Arctic Railway for Norway?

The government is considering plans to extend the railway northward to link Bodø & Tromsø. Apart from a line from Narvik into Sweden, Norway's railway network ends at Bodø. The Government has announced it will spend...
Scandinavia by paddleboard

Paddling from Denmark from Norway

Watch this remarkable video of the man they call “The Viking” attempting to cross the Skagerrak Strait on a paddle board. Meet Casper “The Viking” Steinfath. Three-time ISA SUP World Champion, a leading force on the...
Norwegian Air

America says “Ja!” to Norwegian Air

After three years of struggle and frustration, it appears Norwegian Air's long battle to obtain a US ‘Foreign Air Carrier Permit' for its Irish long-haul subsidiary has succeeded. “We are very pleased that the American authorities...
Fly Norway Ethiopia

First Flights from Norway to Africa

Ethiopian Airlines has announced it will start a direct route from Oslo to Addis Ababa, the capital of Ethiopia, from March 2017. The flights will run five times a week using a 787-8 Dreamliner, and are...