Travel

  • Sommarøy: Tromsø’s Best West

    Summer Island is a beautiful little coastal town in Tromsø's west. It's one of my most favourite hideaways as the ocean views are spectacular. Because of the coastal weather the panoramas change...

  • Northern Senja in Pictures

    Senja is the second biggest island in Norway. It is considered a 'little Norway' because it has many environments and habitats that are similar to regions all over the mainland.  Here is just a...

  • Tyholt Tower in Trondheim

    The Tyholt Tower is the second biggest tourist attraction in Trondheim behind Nidaros Cathedral. It is a telecommunications tower and stands 120 metres high overlooking Trondheim...

  • Byneset Church near Trondheim

    To the west of Trondheim, on the Byneset peninsula is a little farming village. Towards the water in a beautiful pocket of leafy oak trees is the Byneset Church.

    Built under the direction...

  • Bull Horns

    The Bull Horns, or Okshornan in Norwegian, is a mountain formation jutting out from the Senja island coastline. It is obvious that the mountains get their name from their shape as they...

  • Dog Sledding in Alta

    Dog sledding is one of the must-do activities if you come to Norway in the winter. You get to 'mush' through some of the best winter landscapes and experience one of Norway's top sports that was...

  • Scenes from Aursfjord

    Aursfjord is a branch of Malangen fjord in Troms. It is a beautiful little drive just 40 minutes south-west of Tennes. Autumn was an amazing time to visit, the trees were definitely giving us...

  • Reindeer Racing Championships

    Every Easter the Sami host the World Reindeer Racing Championships. It is held at Kautokeino, a little Sami town just two hours east of Alta. Easter is a perfect time to have the event as there is...

  • Bird Watching in Gjesvær

    Gjesvær is a little fishing village at the top of Finnmark near Nordkapp and is the only town in the county recorded in Viking literature. The area boasts having Norway's largest sea bird...

  • The Arctic Circle Rocks

    The Arctic Circle is an imaginary line around the top of the earth 66°34′ north of the equator and only 23.5° from the North Pole! Everywhere within the circle is known as The...