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10 Unmissable Attractions in Stockholm

Published on 22nd February 2018 by Shing Yoong

Vasa Museum If you only have time to visit one museum in stockholm, make it the Vasa Museum. The Vasa has somewhat of an embarrassing but now cherished history. Although built as a warship it sank before even leaving Stockholm's harbour, and was later raised from the seabed 333 years later. It’s now the only preserved 17th century ship in ...

Why You Should Go to Copenhagen Right Now!

Published on 25th January 2018 by Shing Yoong

There’s something about Denmark’s capital. Whether it’s the supremely well-adjusted people – Danes are consistently regarded as the world’s happiest nation in world surveys – or the emphasis on minimal design, few places are as relaxing and approachable as Copenhagen. This is city life at its most relaxed, with...

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...