Category Archives: Norway

30 Magerøya Photos to Ignite Your Arctic Wanderlust

Magerøya photos to inspire your trip there

At the very top of the world sits the treeless and dramatically harsh island of Magerøya.  While it is better known as being the island where North Cape is located, this Norwegian island is an absolute stunner.   Its otherworldly landscapes will blow your mind.  Photos can’t even do Magerøya justice.  After traveling extensively throughout Norway […]

10 Adventurous (and Beautiful!) Things to Do in Svolvaer, Norway

Svolvaer, Norway is the gateway to the Lofoten Islands and is actually one of the most beautiful places in the north of Norway.  In addition, there are many things to do in Svolvaer – from delicious food to idyllic rorbuer and more.  This is a guide of what to do in Svolvaer, Norway. Things to […]

24 Things to do in Tromsø in Winter: Northern Lights, Husky Tours, and More!

Tromsø in winter guide of things to do, places to visit, and what to do. Includes Tromsø tours and excursions, restaurants, and more!

The most popular time to visit Tromsø is during the winter.  This Tromsø in winter guide will give you all the things to do in Northern Norway’s capital city- from the best northern lights tours to dog-sledding excursions and more!  If you’re seeking how to plan your trip to maximize your time there, be sure […]

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 […]

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

Sakrisøy Rorbuer: Best Rorbuer in Lofoten: 5 awesome Lofoten Rorbuer you should book for your trip! Lofoten Cabins / Lofoten Rorbu / Where to stay in the Lofoten Islands

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. 5 Best Rorbuer in Lofoten […]