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everything you need to know about Norwegian trolls

Norwegian Trolls: Everything You Need To Know

If you know anything about Norway then you know that there are a lot of things related to trolls in that country. Trollstunga, Trollsfjord, the Troll Park in Senja – what exactly is going on there? Well, trolls are monsters from Norse mythology, so it makes sense that they’re ever so present in Norway. What […]

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things to do in Tromso

Things To Do In Tromso, Norway

The city of Tromso sits on an island in the Fjordland of northern Norway in the Arctic Circle. Surrounded by Fjords, lakes, and mountains, Tromso is an amazing place to visit all year round, winter or summer. It’s the perfect place to reconnect with nature, enjoy the amazing landscapes that surround it, and get a […]

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living in the arctic

Living In The Arctic

Living above the arctic circle involves living in just one of seven countries. The northern reaches of Russia, Canada, Alaska, Norway, Finland, Sweden, and Greenland (which belongs to Denmark) are the only countries in the world with land above the arctic circle.  Living in the arctic is not an easy thing but it seems to […]

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How to Get from Tromsø to Lofoten

A trip to Tromsø and Lofoten is one of the best ways to explore Northern Norway. With the city trip within Tromsø and the road trip to Lofoten Islands, this journey is one that’s hard to beat. But how can you exactly travel from Tromsø to Lofoten Islands? With a travel time of approximately 15 […]

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getting from stavanger to bergen

Getting from Stavanger to Bergen

Is your next destination in Western Norway this summer? Torn between Stavanger or Bergen and would love to actually visit both? Not a problem, we got your back! Read on for a detailed overview of how you can get from Stavanger to Bergen – whether you’ll be driving your own car or use public transport. […]

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Norway on a budget

Norway On A Budget – Tips & Tricks

Norway is quite a spectacular country. The beautiful mountain landscapes, stunning fjords, and access to some of the most pristine natural wilderness the world has to offer are hard to beat. But, if you have ever traveled around Norway or are planning to and have had a look at some of the prices then you’ll […]

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Trollpikken Hike: All You Need To Know

Trollpikken Hike: All You Need To Know

The Trollpikken hike in Norway is one of the most famous hikes when it comes to seeing a crazy but quite impressive rock formation that was made millions of years ago in the ice age. It’s quite an easy hike that can be done by anyone and takes you through some beautiful scenery on the […]

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things to see and do in Stavanger

Things To See & Do In Stavanger

Traveling to Stavanger, Norway? It’s one of the oldest cities in the country so it has an incredibly rich history worth exploring. In this detailed guide to the top things to see and do in Stavanger, I’ll cover all the best attractions, museums, and spectacular viewpoints! Stavanger has many museums that chronicle its abundant history, […]

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how to get to tromso

How To Get To Tromso: All The Options

Situated far above the Arctic Circle, Tromso is widely regarded as one of the best places in the world to see the Northern Lights. The remote location is ideal for high aurora activity in the winter months, but it also makes this charming town very tricky to reach. This is exactly why we made this […]

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Best Norwegian TV Shows

Best Norwegian TV Shows

These days, modern cinematography is the most dramatic way to be an armchair traveler. And while travel-specific shows like The Travel Channel are great, it’s even more fun to add literary elements and drama for storytelling. Foreign films with subtitles are also an excellent outlet for learning the language, culture, history, and politics of somewhere […]

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