Hiking near Sæbø, Hjørundfjord

Hiking in Norway

Norway is a world-class hiking destination, attracting both professional and leisure walkers from all over the world. From multi-day mountain hikes to gentle waterside walks, Norway offers it all when it comes to a walking holiday....
A Hurtigruten ship at the northern terminus in Kirkenes, Norway

Too Many Cruises in Norway

The CEO of Hurtigruten says Norway needs a new policy to better manage the numbers of cruise ships. Daniel Skjeldam is concerning about the increasing size of ships visiting small Norwegian towns, the fjords and Svalbard....
Hiking to Trolltunga in Norway for newbies

Hiking to Trolltunga for Beginners

A guide to one of Norway's most famous walks for non-experienced hikers. This summer me and my partner had a chance to visit Norway. It was my second attempt to finish the hike to Trolltunga. The...
Beautiful Norwegian landscape

Norway: It’s a Scream

A wonderful tale of a Cypriot's travels deep into fjord country, where he learned so much more about Norwegians than he expected. We were flying over the fjords from Oslo to Førde and I was not...
View from the car ferry

Driving to Norway from the UK

Travelling from Britain to Norway? There is an alternative to flying. As a regular visitor to Norway, until this summer every single one of my journeys had taken me up 30,000 feet to get there. However,...
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...
A stunning Aurora Borealis display above Tromsø, Norway, in the winter.

Create Your Norway Bucket List

Norway offers an almost endless amount of opportunities for memorable travel experiences. Here are our favourites. If you’re not familiar with the term ‘bucket list’, it’s simply a number of experiences or achievements that a person hopes...
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...
Famous viewpoint of the Geirangerfjord in Norway

Norway for First-Time Visitors

Make the most of your first trip to the land of the fjords. So, you've finally decided to whip out the credit card and book that dream trip to Norway? Welcome! This article is for you. I'm...