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Minneapolis

A Photo Tour of the Twin Cities

So I'm back from a fun week in Minnesota and it's time to catch up with my blogging! Earlier today I published a post about my SAS flight to Chicago, and I have a whole heap...
SAS plane

Flying SAS Long-Haul to the USA

Despite travelling as much as I do, it's been over six years since I last flew long-haul. On that occasion I flew American Airlines from London to Los Angeles, a whopping eleven hours, and back again....
Havly Hotel Stavanger Review

Best Western Havly Hotel, Stavanger

A good value central hotel in Stavanger city centre. Last week I returned to Stavanger for the first time in well over a year for the Forum Safran conference. As it was held on a Thursday...
Road Trip

A Norwegian Road Trip – Day 3

On the first day of our Norwegian road trip, we saw Sør-Trøndelag, the Coastal Road, the Atlantic Road and Åndalsnes. On the second day, we saw Trollstigen, the Geirangerfjord, and Ålesund. What treats could possibly be...
Rica Seilet Hotel, Molde

Rica Seilet Hotel, Molde

Hotels often advertise a sea view, but I don't think I've ever seen a better example than the Rica Seilet in Molde. This was the view from my room's balcony, with a gorgeous view of Molde's...
Road Trip

A Norwegian Road Trip – Day 2

As the first day of the road trip featured Sør-Trøndelag, the Coastal Road, the Atlantic Road and Åndalsnes, you'd think we might take it easy on day two, right? Then you don't know me very well! We...
Norwegian Air

Norwegian To Launch New American Routes in 2014

Norwegian Air will fly directly from Oslo to Los Angeles, San Francisco and Orlando from next year, the airline announced today. An announcement of new long-haul destinations had been expected given the airline's investment in Boeing's...
Road Trip

A Norwegian Road Trip – Day 1

It was long overdue. Finally, after more than two years of living in Norway, I got behind the wheel of a car for the first time! Living in Oslo for two years I had little need...
Guest room at The Thief in Oslo

The Thief: Waterfront Luxury in Oslo

This Tjuvholmen hotel is perfect for those who want to treat themselves or a loved one. Check availability and rates at this hotel Tjuvholmen is Oslo’s brand new fjordside neighbourhood, an extension to Aker Brygge, and...
SAS Norway

Frequent Flyer Points Back in Norway

Finally, Norwegians can earn frequent flyer points on domestic flights. The month of May brought great news for those of us who travel a lot within Norway – the ban on earning frequent flyer points on...