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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...
Norwegian Max airplane flying to Norway

The Tail-Fin Heroes Of Norwegian Air

We take a closer look at some of the famous faces that adorn the fleet of Norwegian Air jets flying around the world. A Norwegian plane is hard to miss in the skies. Its distinctive red...
Winter driving conditions in Norway

Norway Has World’s Safest Roads

Norway remains top of the pile for road safety in a new international report. Improved vehicles, older drivers and a reduction in average speed are responsible for the drop in fatalities. Driving in Norway is a...
Norwegian 737-800 plane featuring Greta Garbo

Norwegian Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Ålesund

A Norwegian Boeing 737-800 was forced to return to Ålesund after an engine failure minutes after take-off. To say it's been a tough year for Norwegian would be an understatement. With financial problems, engine issues and fleet...
Blue stripe on SAS airplane engine

Biofuel Blend Required for Airlines in Norway

From January 2020, aviation fuel suppliers in Norway must blend 0.5% biofuel into their jet fuel. The new practise will meet new legislation in Norway. The government hopes the policy will increase supply and demand, and...
Lantern slide of Geiranger, Norway, circa 1900

Norway in 1900: Amazing Souvenir Lantern Slides

Step back in time more than 100 years with this collection of hand-tinted lantern slides. They capture some of the most popular tourist destinations in Norway, and how different they look! If you want to see...