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Best Things to Do in Tromsø

Published on 4th October 2017 by Shing Yoong

Although Tromsø is most famous for seeing the Northern Lights, what else does the largest Arctic city in Scandinavia have to offer?  We head to the city to find out... Cable Car Up Mount Storsteinen Take the cable car to the top of Mount Storsteinen for breathtaking panoramic views overlooking Tromsø at 420 meters (1,380 ft) a...

Celebrating May 17th, Norway's National Day!

Published on 16th May 2017 by Suzel

When it comes to national pride, we could learn a lot from the Norwegians. Despite its large size and the wide geographical spread of its population, Norway is a country deeply unified and its people are proud of their heritage. So proud in fact, that every year on May 17th, they show the world just how much as they come together to celebrate Con...

Supplier Spotlight: Dog Musher Richard Karlsson

Published on 6th March 2017 by Suzel

Known as the dog whisperer amongst the locals, musher Richard Karlsson enjoys a very special connection with his huskies. In fact Richard is very special altogether! We caught up with the former chef to find out more about his passion for his dogs, storytelling and the great outdoors. Richard is 41, a dad of two, and lives in Sörbyn in Swedish...

An A - Z Guide of Scandinavia

Published on 19th February 2017 by Suzel

When it comes to holidays, Scandinavia and the Nordic countries are literally brimming with possibilities. Maybe you want to go in search of the Northern Lights? Perhaps a city break appeals, or you want to explore Norway’s beautiful fjord region? If you are undecided about your next destination, or what to do and see, our handy A-Z guide m...