Category Archives: Winter Travel

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

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

Many people traveling to Tromsø have a few things in mind for their holiday: northern lights and dog sledding. This is a guide to dog sledding in Tromsø… it will include what to expect, tips for your Tromsø husky safari, and the best husky tours available (for all seasons!)  Dog Sledding in Tromsø: What to […]

Ethical Sami Tours and Tromsø Reindeer Farms You Can Visit

Ethical Sami Tours and Tromsø Reindeer Farms You Can Visit

One of the best activities and excursions in Northern Norway during the winter is visiting a Tromsø reindeer farm and learning more about the Sami culture and their relationship with reindeer.  This guide will showcase ethical Sami tours and places where you can see reindeer in Tromsø. Ethical Sami Tours and Tromsø Reindeer Farms  Unlike […]

Shenandoah National Park in Winter: Is it Worth it?

Shenandoah National Park in Winter: Is it Worth it?

One of my favorite places in Virginia (and the US as a whole) is Shenandoah National Park. The park comes to mind when people think of fall, but there is plenty to keep one occupied in Shenandoah National Park in winter. This is a guide to winter in Shenandoah National Park- including what to do, […]

8 Cool and Alternative Things to Do in Hamburg in Winter

8 alternative things to do in hamburg, germany in winter.

One of my favorite cities in Germany is Hamburg.  While many people may not flock to Hamburg in winter, it certainly has enough to keep one occupied for a weekend break.  This is a guide of things to do in Hamburg during winter. 8 Cool and Alternative Things to Do in Hamburg in Winter I […]

Tromsø Itinerary for Winter: How to Best Spend 2-5 Days (Multiple Options)

Tromsø itinerary- how to maximize your Tromsø trip with 2-5 days there (best northern lights tours, dog sledding tours, etc)

I have been fortunate enough to visit Tromsø more than once and each time I visit, I am amazed at how many people head to Northern Norway’s capital without a plan and no clue how to maximize their time there. This Tromso itinerary will give you details on how to spend 2-5 days in Tromso. […]

Whale Watching in Tromsø: 4 Ethical Whale Safaris in Tromsø, Norway

Norway is one of the most beautiful places on the planet (trust me- I know… I lived there for four years!) and it’s not only Norwegians calling the country home, but a lot of sea life as well.  One of the best things to do when visiting Tromsø is to go whale watching.  But, choose […]