Norway Travel

Gåten Tyrkia – Happy Landing – Norway Travel Article

Gåten Tyrkia – Happy Landing De lekreste hoteller og noen av de aller verste. Himmel og helvete på et kvarter. Hva er det som trekker meg tilbake gang etter gang? Jeg fant nemlig sjarmen og hyggen, det helt autentiske og noen ganger rørende. …. men la meg være helt ærlig: det var ikke kjærlighet ved første blikk! Store deler av Tyrkia heller mer mot det orientalske enn det vi forbinder med Europa. Det er pruting selvfølgelig, markedsplasser og mange av skikkene har…

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Hello Helsinki! – Norway Travel Article

Hello Helsinki! Helsinki is a modern city with over half a million residents and is situated on the Baltic Sea. With a history stretching back to its foundation in 1550, it has been the capital of Finland since 1812. The summer in Helsinki is bright. The days are at their longest in the second half of June, when the sun stays above the horizon for 19 hours. The evenings grow cool towards the end of September, and the days grow…

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How to get from Tromsø to Lofoten (and what it all costs) – Norway Travel Article

How to get from Tromsø to Lofoten (and what it all costs) Read on for an overview of all transportation options when it comes to getting from Tromsø to Lofoten, complete with duration times and costs.Granted, once you’ve first made your way to Northern Norway, chances are that you might want to stay and explore the area a little longer. Get the most out of the time and expense it takes to get there in the first place. And what…

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Summer Festival Fun in Oslo – Norway Travel Article

Credit: PixabaySummer sees Norway spring into action as Norwegians step out to enjoy the endless sunsets. Take a trip out to see the midnight sun or just immerse yourself in the city’s vibrant summer festivals; there is so much to do in Oslo this season.  THIEF Music FestivalThe THIEF is a distinctive and timelessly elegant hotel at Tjuvholmen which hosts the THIEF Music Unplugged. Jam to great tunes as the festival brings to you budding and well-known artists atop the…

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CELEBRATING ‘FARSDAG’ IN NOVEMBER WITH VERDENS BESTE KAKE! — Unique Travel to Norway – Norway Travel Article

I just finished a double batch of Verdens Beste Kake, Norway’s newest traditional cake that is frequently made for celebrations. It’s November and it seems as though I find myself baking more during these two coming months than the rest of the year. It’s cold outside and the smells in the home bring comfort and warmth. As I am baking, my mind begins to travel back in time to my own family, here and in Norway. Bringing out the old…

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Norway Travel Blog – Tourism & Travel Guide: Car Rental Norway: Car Comparison by price in Norway – Norway Travel Article

Driving is undoubtedly one of the best ways to explore the non major cities of Norway. Initially prices may seem exorbitant, but it is more affordable and even less strenouns to get a vehicle or even go by public transport. There are numerous car rental companies in Norway, so surely you can work out an interesting deal which for sure will not be as expensive as travelling by bus. Learn about Car Rental Norway with us! The broad variety of…

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Entering Norway’s Hidden WWII Heavy Water Factory – Bilivoka – Norway Travel Article

A large piece of Norway’s war history was assumed lost forever, until it was re-discovered in 2017. We have entered the infamous cellar where the heavy water for Germany’s nuclear bombs was produced. It is the night to 28th of February 1943. In the small industrial town of Rjukan in Norway all is cold and quiet. But that is about to change. Eleven members of the Norwegian resistance movement are climbing the steep ice-covered cliffs towards the hydrogen factory located…

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Badeferietips! Verdt å huske på før du reiser på badeferie – Norway Travel Article

Mange blir solbrente når de snorkler. Solkrem på ryggen men ikke i ansiktet før snorkling. Sjekk om solkremen har amerikansk faktor eller europeisk. Mange har trodd at de har god beskyttelse men blir brente likevel. Det kan skyldes at solkremen har amerikansk faktor som er forskjellig fra europeisk. Amerikansk faktor 30 tilsvarer faktor 15 i Norge. Nye dykkermasker dugger nesten uten unntak. Derfor får dykkere et slags kjærlighetsforhold til dykkermasken sin! Eller i hvert fall nesten! Jo eldre jo bedre.…

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Norway Discount Cards | Northern Lights & Norway – Norway Travel Article

If you’re staying a couple of days or more in Oslo or Bergen and intend to experience some of the great museums, attractions and tours, we recommend the Oslo Pass and/or Bergen Card. These discount cards allow you to avail of free city transport and discounts and can really save you money. Both cards are available for 24, 48 or 72 hours and are activated from the first time you use them. They may be purchased in advance by customers…

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Western Norway’s Secret Island: Utsira — Nordic Wanders – Norway Travel Article

Another hike you should definitely do is the Viking Path (Vikingløypa) which leads you over rocks and marshland (careful, though: I hurt my ankle when jumping off a rock!), past several stunning bays that invite for a swim in the summer to remains of Iron Age settlements. The hike starts in the neighbourhood above the grocery store and leads to the lighthouse. It takes about 1 1/2 to 2 hours, depending on where you depart and whether or not you…

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The Changing Face of Gaming in Norway – Norway Travel Article

Credit: PexelsGaming as we know it has changed tremendously over the last decade. Advancements in technology have been a significant factor in the rise of the gaming industry, along with an increase in the variety of games that people can play. Moreover, thanks to mobile phones and devices, a whole new category, that of mobile gaming, has come up, allowing people to engage in their favourite pastime from anywhere in the world, and at any time they like. Norway has always…

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