Author Archives: Megan Starr

What to Pack for Norway in Winter: Packing List for Women & Men

what to wear in norway (norway packing list for men and women)

One of the most important things you can do is when traveling to Norway in winter is to make sure you bring the right clothing. Having lived in Norway for four years, I definitely know what to wear in Norway in winter. This is a winter Norway packing list for both men and women based […]

8 Best Tromso Northern Lights Tours (+ Insider Tips!)

the BEST tromso northern lights tours in norway

One of the most popular things to do in Arctic Norway is to take a Tromso northern lights tour. This guide tells you exactly how to do so! Below, we will detail why you should take a northern lights tour in Tromso, how to photograph the northern lights in Norway, and the best aurora tours […]

Dog Sledding in Tromsø: What to Expect, Tips, and Best Tours

Family dog sledding in Tromso Norway

No trip to Northern Norway would be complete without a husky safari in Tromsø! This guide details what to expect when dog sledding in Tromsø, including how to book the best tour for you and your group. In this guide, recommend the best dog sledding tours in Tromso for all types of travelers, regardless of […]

25 Useful Things to Know Before You Visit Tromsø, Norway

Things to know before you travel to Tromso

There are several things I recommend travelers to know before they visit Tromsø, Norway. This guide is a conclusive list – and it covers all seasons as I have visited multiple times! This is a guide of all the useful tips and recommendations I have for those traveling to Tromsø, Norway’s Arctic capital and one […]

11 Delicious Rovaniemi Restaurants (+ What to Order at Each!)

Spicy chicken waffle at Cafe and Bar 21

Are you planning your trip to Lapland and looking for the best Rovaniemi restaurants? This guide discloses my favorite places to eat in Rovaniemi (and what I typically order at each)! Okay, I must admit, there are not too many restaurants in Rovaniemi. And this list covers a rather large portion of them… but I […]