Category Archives: Svalbard

Hotels in Svalbard: Longyearbyen Accommodation for All Budgets

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There are quite a few options for accommodation in Longyearbyen given the fact that more polar bears live in Svalbard than people! This is a guide to the best hotels in Svalbard and will cover the most credible Longyearbyen hotels for all types of travelers. This list is mostly pretty conclusive of most Svalbard hotels, but if […]

Svalbard Snowmobile Tours: How to Book + Expectations

Svalbard Snowmobile Tours: What to Expect + How to Book

When planning a journey to Svalbard, one of the best things you can do there is to rent a snowmobile! Due to strict laws, the easiest way to do this is to take one of the Svalbard snowmobile tours that are pre-organized. This guide will detail the best snowmobile tours in Svalbard, plus how to book them, what to expect, and some cautionary guidelines to […]

Best Svalbard Tours: 12 Excursions That Are Worth Your Money

Things to know before visiting Svalbard and Longyearbyen

One of the most challenging things about traveling to Svalbard is knowing which tours and excursions are worth the money they charge.  In order to see the landscape and its otherworldliness, you really need to take a tour in Svalbard.  This is my list of the best Svalbard tours and excursions that are good value […]

Svalbard in Winter: 12 Fun and Memorable Things to Do

12 Otherworldly and Epic Things to Do in Svalbard in Winter

Have you ever considered spending your winter at the top of the world?  Many people are frightened to think about visiting Svalbard in winter but I reckon you should go! This guide will give you reasons why you should go to Svalbard during winter and what to do when you arrive there. Should You Go […]