Category Archives: Norway

How to Easily Get from Tromso Airport to the City (2023-2024)

Tromso airport to city center options-2

If you’re exploring Tromso Airport to city options when planning your Northern Norway trip, this guide is definitely for you! It will list five easy options (and details which one is the most affordable!). We hope that you find the option that fits your budget and the people you’re traveling with best.  This guide includes Tromso Airport […]

30 Travel Tips for Visiting the Lofoten Islands (in 2024!)

Things to know before your visit Lofoten Islands-16

The Lofoten Islands in northern Norway are one of the most epic places on the planet. This is a guide to everything you need to know before you visit the Lofoten Islands. These Lofoten travel tips will give you all of my tricks, as well as some practical information to help you plan your trip […]

5 Best Rorbuer in Lofoten (and Why You Should Stay in One!)

The Lofoten Islands are associated with some of the world’s best scenery. And, more often than not, images of beautiful, overwater fisherman cabins (rorbuer) come to mind.  This post details the best rorbuer in Lofoten and why you should definitely stay in one during your trip to the Lofoten Islands. Before my first travels to […]

Bugøynes Travel Guide: What to Do in Norway’s ‘Little Finland’

Bugøynes travel guide: Things to do and more!

I have visited hundreds (maybe thousands) of places in Norway over the years, but one that I just can’t get my mind off of is Bugøynes, a small village on the Varanger Fjord. This beautiful village, also known as ‘Little Finland’ (I explain more below) has to be one of the most idyllic places to […]

10 Tasty Longyearbyen Restaurants and Cafes (Worth Your Money!)

Inside Gruvelageret for dinner

Are you traveling to Svalbard and are curious about where to eat in Longyearbyen? This guide contains the best Longyearbyen restaurants (and a few tasty cafes)! Svalbard has extremely good food. I am still blown away that I can name at least ten delicious places to eat in a town that has around 2,400 residents. […]

24 Best Things to Do in Bergen, Norway (Local Tips + 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 […]