Wildlife

  • Muskox in the City

    If you happen to find yourself in the Dovre mountains in the south of Norway, you may come across a flock of large, mean-looking, sheep-like animals. If you do, congratulations! You have just met...

  • Reindeer in Norway

    When you come to Norway, reindeer are a must-see. I admit that I was very excited at the prospect of seeing Santa's reindeer grazing in a field or walking across the road, and even more excited to...

  • Oldervik Oystercatcher

    Oldervik is a little fishing village, 40 minutes drive north-east of Tromsø. It is a dead-end, tucked away behind the Lyngen Alps.

    Oldervik may not be the most spectacular place in the world...

  • 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...

  • Meet the Moose

    I have fallen in love!

    Moose are the most gentlest creatures. I have been lucky enough to get up close and personal with one for the first time during a trip to the Polar Zoo in Bardu.

    Moose...