The Best Place to See the Northern Lights in Norway: 10 Amazing Options!

Northern lights seen from Nordkapp.

Seeing the northern lights are among the top reasons for tourists to visit Norway during the winter season, and several thousand international tourists visit northern Norway to see the aurora borealis every single year. While you can technically see the northern lights in all of Norway, certain places are far better than others, and visiting … Read more

7 Svalbard Myths Debunked

The cemetery on Svalbard. Photo by Ssu / CC BY-SA 4.0.

The arctic island of Svalbard is home to many myths and legends. It’s certainly a strange island archipelago, but it’s a popular tourist destination nonetheless. Perhaps it’s not so surprising that there are lots of myths related to the island where you have a limit to the alcohol you can buy, where you are legally … Read more

Guide: Get From Oslo To Trondheim Easily (5 Viable Options)

SAS airplane

Trondheim is one of Norway’s cities that has the most interesting history, having previously been the capital city of the country during the late viking ages. It’s still one of Norway’s biggest and most important cities, and are by many regarded as the tech capital of Norway. You will find a youthful population in Trondheim, … Read more

Are Norwegian Speeding Limits Suggestions or Hard Limits? Explained!

Many tourists are shocked by Norway’s seemingly slow speed limits when driving a car, and are wondering if these speed limits are for real. There are some countries where the speed limits are mere suggestions, while they are hard caps in other countries. So, what’s up with speed limits in Norway? Are they just suggestions, … Read more

23 Epic Adventures in Norway to Get Your Heart Racing!

Kayaking in Nærøyfjord close to Gudvangen.

Norway is an incredible destination for anyone looking for a true adventure, with exciting and breathtaking adventures all over the place. The incredible fjords, mountains and remote wilderness makes Norway a truly epic place to visit if you’re after an outdoor adventure, and there’s something for everyone here! We’re going to be looking closer at … Read more

Wild Reindeer Safari In Norway

The Norwegian reindeer population is something truly unique, and the subspecies known as mountain reindeer (Rangifer tarandus tarandus) is only found in the Norwegian mountains. Many people argue that the wild reindeer should be Norway’s national animal, but while it’s not, the mountain reindeer is certainly a unique part of Norway. There are few things … Read more

How To Get To Odda, Norway

Houses in Odda, a small village known for it's proximity to Trolltunga.

The small fjord town Odda is a popular tourist destination for both Norwegian and international tourists. It’s not because the town itself is that unique and interesting, but the surrounding natural attractions are what brings people to Odda. A short car ride away from Odda will bring you to the start of the amazing Trolltunga … Read more