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Coronavirus patient in front of the flag of Norway

Norway Warns Against All International Travel Until 2021

Official advice from Norwegian authorities now recommends residents of Norway do not take unnecessary international trips until mid-January. Here's what you need to know. Amid a rapidly rising infection rate, Norway’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Utenriksdepartementet)...
WizzAir airplane on the tarmac

Wizz Air to Launch 3 Domestic Routes in Norway

In what could be the start of a price war, budget airline Wizz Air are launching three domestic routes from Oslo Airport. It's been a bad year for many industries, not least the airline indsutry. But...
Hurtigruten ship sailing in Tromsø. Norway

Hurtigruten Cuts Coastal Service, Remote Communities Outraged

Troubled ferry and cruise line Hurtigruten are to cut their famous Norwegian coastal service from 11 to just 2 ships. This leaves many remote communities without their most vital transport service. For many years, Hurtigruten vessels...
Widerøe airplane

Widerøe Cuts Flights to Remote Airports in Norway

Norway's government is coming under pressure to support the country's vital domestic air service as Widerøe announces cuts. The pandemic has hit all airlines hard. In Norway, Widerøe has seen a drop in passenger revenues of...
Sunshine at Norway's Nordkapp

Collapse in Tourism at Norway’s North Cape

Tourism at Norway's Nordkapp has collapsed by 75% in July, compared to the same month last year. Tourism is booming in some parts of Norway as domestic tourists choose to discover their own country. Many famous...
Ferry queue at a terminal in northern Norway

Summer Travel Chaos in Norway

The great Norwegian summer holiday of 2020 is underway. Roads are clogged, trails are full, and full ferries are leaving many cars behind. Norway's summer of domestic vacations is well underway. Because of the global health...
A couple hiking the Besseggen ridge in central Norway

Norway’s Besseggen Ridge Dangers Highlighted as Air Ambulance Rescues 8

Record numbers are expected to take one of Norway's most famous hikes this summer. Rescue services are already experiencing a high number of callouts. It's one of the most famous hikes in Norway. Yet with much...
Norwegian Air Boeing Dreamliner landing at San Francisco Airport

Norwegian v Boeing: Airline Cancels 97 Plane Orders, Demands Compensation

The Scandinavian airline has announced the cancellation of 97 planes, along with planned legal action against Boeing. Following drastic restructuring to stay in business following the recent health crisis, the new-look Norwegian is making even more...
Norwegian jet from below

Norwegian Air Resumes International Flights as Demand Returns

As demand returns to Europe's skies, Norwegian announce the restart of many routes. Here's what you need to know about the revised schedule. Norwegian Air has announced the restart of many routes that were previously halted...
The new staircase at the Vøringsfossen waterfall in Norway

Norway’s Roadside Architecture Attractions Opening In 2020

Despite travel restrictions, many of Norway's roadside architecture projects are continuing as planned. Here are the best of those opening in 2020. Plans for Norway's summer of domestic tourism are well underway. I know many of...