Monday, August 29, 2016

Watch Boats Drop and Waters Rise in Ulefoss

Taking an in detail look into 1 out of 5 locks of the Telemark Canal, you can see how extreme the elevations are that riverboats carrying passengers from Skien to Dalen get to enjoy while on board. Over the series of 5 locks, the different in elevation during the journey is 72 meters. For this […]

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Sunday, August 28, 2016

The Top Buildings and Architectural Sites to Visit in Oslo

The architecture in Oslo, especially downtown, may at first appear a bit “dull”, compared to what you find in Copenhagen or Stockholm, but if you know where to go, it has its gems – they’re just scattered around a bit. In this post, we’ll show you some of the best architectural sites the city have […]

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Stavanger City – Notable Facts and Top-Rated Tourist Destinations

Some Basic Information Stavanger is the third largest metropolis in Norway. Also the administrative center of the Rogaland County, the municipality is the fourth most populous city in the country. The globally famous conurbation is positioned on the Stavanger Peninsula in the southwestern parts of the country. Also popularly known as the “Oil Capital of […]

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Saturday, August 27, 2016

Telemark Canal- One of the World’s Most Beautiful Waterways

There are not that many canals you come across everyday. Keeping with their innovations in working with nature, not against it, Norwegians have found a way to transport people from Skien to Dalen via the Kviteseid. If you like to board the two boats that cross this 105 kilometers (65 miles) trip with a difference […]

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Top Experiences and Activities for Every Season of the Year in Norway

Norway is a beauty country that everyone should go to at least once if they can. I could spend a year in Norway, heck, I could spend 10 years in Norway and still have a million destinations I would want to explore, and things I would want to see in the country. Unfortunately, we don’t […]

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Thursday, August 25, 2016

Besseggen – a Secret Gem Worth Finding

The Besseggen Ridge in the Jotunheimen Mountains is considered one of the best and most thrilling hikes in the world by National Geographic (2014) – and with good reason. Taking a look at the drone video above, you can see the stunning beauty that surrounds this area and invites you to explore it. If you’re […]

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Wednesday, August 24, 2016

When is the Best Time to Visit Norway

There are easy questions, and there are difficult questions. “When is the best time to visit Norway” falls distinctly on the difficult side. Lets take a quick overview of the different seasons and weather that you can predict throughout the year. That way you can see which most appeals to you and what you need […]

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