Taber Holidays - Scandinavian Travel Blog

What’s so amazing about Iceland? We’ll tell you what!

Published on 26th March 2018 by Suzel

ICELAND IS definitely seeing a boom. Actually, that’s a bit of an understatement as Iceland is seriously hot stuff at the moment! In spite of ash clouds, financial crises and some very windy weather, this weird, wild and wonderful destination remains at the top of so many traveller’s wish lists. Of all the international visitors to I...

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...