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Planning Our Northern Norway Mini Adventure

Today is the day! My English from-the-city Kjære is flying up here to visit Northern Norway for the first time and get a glimpse of the distinctive rural area I come from and the quirky Northern Norwegian culture. 210 more words


Time to show-off the motherland

When was the last time you felt truly happy?” My yoga instructor asked about a week into practice.

There have been high times in Vegas, lighting my first cigar at the casino, my jaws aching from the constant beaming and tasting the sea in Ensenada, Mexico, necking back Reposado and fraternizing with the locals and low times; searching through the deepest winter in the Arctic for a sun reluctant to rise, and getting robbed on the streets of a seaside town close to Barcelona. 2,089 more words

Northern Norway

Norway: Hiking The Queens Route between Stø and Nyksund

Good afternoon, ya’ll! This past weekend was grand beyond belief. As I mentioned on Friday,  I headed out to visit my Mamma after work. We had a wonderful evenig together and on Saturday we got up early to pack for our big hike and set off to Myre, the city centre of Øksnes municipality. 260 more words


Norway: Summer in Lofoten and Vesterålen

My home region is called Vesterålen, roughly translated to “the western eel”, supposedly meaning that my region is located next to a western fjord shaped like an eel. 310 more words


Reindeer Herding In Norway

If you watch one thing today, make it this brief but spectacular video of reindeer herding! Jan Helmer Olsen and Roald Solbakken used a drone camera to make the video in Kautokeino, Northern Norway.


From Newcastle to Northern Norway via an Airport Bus Cargo Hold

It’s the summer holidays and I have a ridiculous amount of free time in between my second and last year at university. For the  past four years I have spent my summers working in the regional tourism office in my home town, and this year I returned for one last summer of working for the travel board. 904 more words


Welcome to Tromsø folks!

After two days travelling through the north of Sweden in Ralf, we are finally at the almost-end of the world.

I initially planned to devote some electronic inc to write a blog post about that trip, but since… 366 more words