Taber Holidays - Scandinavian Travel Blog

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...

Supplier Spotlight: Northern Lights Chaser Kjetil Skogli

Published on 7th February 2017 by Suzel

  Welcome to the first in our series of  ‘Supplier Spotlight’. We aim to bring you an insight into one of our Scandinavian suppliers each month and are starting with Kjetil Skogli, a 52-year-old Northern Lights Chaser from Tromsø, Norway. Kjetil lives with his partner, Irene, and two boys aged 15 and 8 and famously fou...

Scandinavia Only - What's with our new name?

Published on 26th December 2016 by Suzel

New Year normally heralds change and no more so right now than for us! With the start of 2017 we would like to introduce you to Scandinavia Only, our shiny new brand here at Taber Holidays. You may have already noticed our website has undergone a bit of a revamp and we now have a lovely new URL, www.scandinaviaonly.co.uk. Why have we done this? Th...