Svalbard in March: Things to Do, Weather, & Useful Tips

What to expect when visiting Svalbard in March

Each month in Svalbard presents visitors with new opportunities and a diverse array of things to do. This guide covers what to expect when visiting Svalbard in March. Below, you will find the best things to do during March in Svalbard, including the top tours, festivals, and more. It will also include a section about […]

Camp Barentz in Svalbard: Is an Arctic Wilderness Evening Worth It?

An Arctic Wilderness Evening at Camp Barentz in Svalbard - My review

There are so many unique experiences in Svalbard, and I have done nearly all of them at one point or another. While many are for adventurers, the Arctic Wilderness Evening at Camp Barentz in Svalbard is for everyone! This post details my evening at Camp Barentz, how to book, and whether I think the trip […]

14 Best Things to Do in Reykjavik in Winter (+ Christmas!)

Snow during the winter in Reykjavik

One great thing about Iceland is that there is no bad time to visit! This is a guide to the best things to do in Reykjavik in winter! While most travelers know to expect the northern lights in Iceland during the winter months, they may draw a blank on other things to do. I have […]

Best Time To Visit Svalbard: Month-by-Month Guide (2024)

When is the best time to visit Svalbard? Read on for more!

I have been to Svalbard four times over the years, and one thing I can say about the archipelago is that each season and month brings noticeable change. This guide will dive into the three seasons in Svalbard: summer, winter, and sunny winter (spring). I will break down each month and what there is to […]

30 Things to Know Before Visiting Bergen, Norway (in 2024!)

Bergen travel tips - what to know before you visit Bergen

There are several important things to know before you visit Bergen, Norway. This guide contains many of them from my time living there and visiting Bergen over the years (after I moved away)! The guide will contain all the useful tips and recommendations I have for traveling to Bergen, the gateway to the fjords! These […]

24 Best Things to Do in Bergen, Norway (2024 Guide + Map!)

Bryggen - one of the main landmarks in Bergen

Norway’s rainy, west coast capital is an incredible place. And it is mind-blowingly beautiful. This is a guide to the best things to do in Bergen, Norway, from culture to food to history (and more)! When I first moved to Norway, I struggled to adjust because of the rain in Bergen. I eventually moved to Oslo. […]