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 constantly in colour and atmosphere. Every visit brings a new perspective of the beauty and majesty of Tromsø’s best kept secret. Sommarøy is […]
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Salmon is certainly one of the dishes you have to eat when you visit Norway – but it has to be wild salmon! Wild salmon is caught in rivers by local fishermen. Every year a number of fishing licences are ‘lotto-ed’ out to the local fishermen in each area around Norway – the fishing restrictions […]
Some things just get better with old age. But no matter how much hope, it just won’t float.
Norwegians have the best sense of humour. I thought this was just a boat shed and the local fishermen were ‘having a go’. But as it turns out this little seaside shack is actually the home of a special exhibition detailing the history of fishing in Northern Norway. The life, tradition and adventures of local […]