Norway

Ultimate Guide to the Best Fjords to Visit in Norway – Scandinavian Travel Article

Ultimate Guide to the Best Fjords to Visit in Norway Norwegian fjords (prounounced f’yourd) are narrow inlets of the ocean between cliffs. They’re formed when glaciers retreat, allowing the sea to fill in the remaining space. There are over 1,100 fjords of Norway, and they are famous all over the world for their epic natural beauty. Seeing and exploring them is a bucket list item for many, and it’s no wonder why; they truly are magical. Where and how can…

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Explore The Oslo Fjord Islands – Scandinavian Travel Article

Explore The Oslo Fjord Islands Easily reached from Oslo and filled with wonderful walking trails, great beaches for swimming and historical sites and museums, the islands in Oslo Fjord are well worth a visit. Each island has a distinctive feel and has something to offer every visitor, so be sure to explore the Oslo Fjord islands. Getting to the islands couldn’t be simpler. There are ferries all year round, leaving from the pier in front of Oslo City Hall. As…

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7 Places In The World To See Incredible Wildlife – Bilivoka – Norway Travel Article

7 Places In The World To See Incredible Wildlife – Bilivoka March 3rd is the World Wildlife Day and we have gathered a list of 7 places to see some of the wonders of the natural world. #1: The Okavango Delta Using traditional mkoro (canoes) we were able to see hippos up close in Botswana.If we haven’t started with the best, at least we’ve started with some of the best. The Okavango Delta is the largest inland delta in the…

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Best Colleges with Scandinavian Studies Degrees – Scandinavian Travel Article

Best Colleges with Scandinavian Studies Degrees Have you chosen to pursue a Scandinavian study degree? If you have, your choices for education in the US are not very numerous. This type of major is currently offered at a limited number of schools. Nevertheless, you can still find quality programs that aren’t necessarily taught in Scandinavian universities in Europe as long as you know where to look. Read more about the best colleges with Scandinavian studies degrees In this article, you’ll…

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Norway’s Best Kept Airplane Wreck? – Øverlihøgda, Ringebu – Bilivoka – Norway Travel Article

Norway’s Best Kept Airplane Wreck? – Øverlihøgda, Ringebu – Bilivoka In the middle of the Norwegian mountain plains lies a very well preserved airplane wreck all by itself. As soon as we heard, we had to go explore. A few years ago we travelled to Maridalen north of Norway’s capital Oslo to find an airplane wreck. In full Indiana Jones style we excavated a wreck from the 1940’s from the snow. This was very exciting and we could barely believe…

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