Saturday, July 30, 2016

Ride Down Stalheimkleiva First Hand – the most dangerous road in the world

Not for someone prone to motion sickness, or fear or heights, or someone who does not appreciate nature. Stalheimkleiva is part of the King Road between Bergen and Oslo and it is one heck of a trip. Now only a oneway drive downwards, starting at the Stalheim Hotel to Nærøyfjorden, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, this […]

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Thursday, July 28, 2016

Spectacular Views from Norway in a Nutshell

A trip of a lifetime. There isn’t really a better way to say it. If you have every thought of Norway, ever seen the post cards, pictured it in your mind, seen images on tv, well THIS is one of the very best ways to get to it. Either starting in Bergen and cruising some of […]

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Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Blowing the Competition Away at Voss’s Wind Tunnel

Hanging around in the Vind Tunnel is Voss is no easy task, but this this team is taking the challenge well in their free style round of the Freefly Festival of 2012. I can barely walk in a group of people without running into one of them. How they do this, I will never know. […]

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Sunday, July 24, 2016

Making Flying Look Easy with These Aerial Acrobatics

First coming across my attention because a friend showed us some videos of himself in the wind tunnel in Voss, I immediately set out to find other funny videos of people looking shocked and flailing around, as I imagine I would do when I go experience this for myself. Instead, I found these pros performing […]

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Friday, July 22, 2016

Most Popular Route for Your Norway in a Nutshell Experience

We have so many articles here about these destinations for a good reason, they really just are some of the highlights of Norway. Whether you want to take the most scenic train ride in the world in Flam, see the 7 hills of Bergen with their historically rich top destination in the world as ranked […]

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Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Break through the ice and fish in Northern Norway

Beautiful lands. Remote locations. Come to northern Norway and experience some of the very best fishing in the world. In the fjords, where the Gulf Stream meets cold artic waters, not before explored, fish have been left to thrive and grow into these impressive creatures just waiting for you. Know of be the cod capital […]

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Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Check out the beauty of Røros a UNESCO designated city

We don’t have an article to link to this city destination just yet, but we’re happy to get started on one! With so many beautiful places in Norway, it is easy to get lost in try to tackle the bigger more popularly known destinations, but this goes to show that beauty is found all over […]

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Monday, July 18, 2016

Ride with us on one of the most beautiful train journeys in the world

I’ve always had mixed feelings about trains. I’ve been in beautiful ones in Switzerland and horrible ones in India, so I wasn’t as excited initially about the Flåm railway, often considered the most beautiful train ride on the world, as I should have been. One of the main routes as part of the Norway in a […]

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Saturday, July 16, 2016

Thinking about visiting Norway? Watch this and book your tickets!

While I maintain there is no best of Norway, as it is stunning the whole country over, the video does take in some of the major highlights. From Bergen to Flåm, taking in the Gudvangen and Tvindefossen waterfall, you get a little glimpse into the beauty that is Norway. The spectacular Nærøyfjord in Gudvangen, Norway 🚢☺ […]

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Thursday, July 14, 2016

11 Pictures of Norway’s Fjords Like You’ve NEVER Seen

We sent one of our favorite explorers on a little mission to come back with pictures of their everyday life in Norway. I’ve always known she was from a beautiful place, well Norway is just magical in general, but the pictures that came back are simply stunning. Not much to comment on. They really speak […]

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What it is really like to get to Trolltunga- tough but so worth it

You know the saying the more you work for something the sweeter the reward? That’s a bit like the beauty of Trolltunga. The hike is not the easiest in the world, but when you have views like this, often all to yourself, well, strap on those boots. What’s that saying the journey of a thousand […]

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Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Discover Trolltunga- quiet possibly the most exciting destination in the world

Some places are beyond description. Simply, one of the most unique, beautiful places in the world. It’s not for the faint of heart, the hike here is challenging, but rewarding. With views like these, might have to see this one for myself.

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Monday, July 11, 2016

The BEST pictures from Norway’s Extreme Sports Week 2016 – Are you brave enough to get through them all?

Extreme Sports Week in Voss ended the first week of this month and we have a recap of all the best pictures! For the 18th time, people from all over came to participate, watch and cheer on the participants of Ekstremsportveko. This festival includes activities such as kayakling, kite surfing, rafting, skydiving, base jumping, paragilding, longboarding, […]

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Sunday, July 10, 2016

Take on the slopes at Folgefonna like the pros

Did you know Norwegians invented the skis? It makes perfect sense then that they’re masters of the sport, taking away record numbers of medals at the Olympics and generally just being rockstars on the slopes. The videos speak for themselves. If you want to join in the fun, or maybe watch in awe of these […]

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Friday, July 8, 2016

Discover the lost architectural mysteries of viking churches

The Hopperstad Stave Church is on of the few remaining medieval viking churches in Norway. Churches made in a time where people and nature were so interconnected that they would often include animals and pants into their design. Something not covered in the art history books, but that shouldn’t be missed. Check out the list […]

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Monday, July 4, 2016

You’ve never seen a glacier like Nigardsbreen’s beauty

When people think of Norway, usually you immediately pictures fjords, mountains, and nature a shade of green you’ve never seen before. Often overlooked are the colder, more jagged parts of the country that are staggeringly beautiful in their own way as well. Some of the most beautiful fjords are centered around glaciers that warrant an […]

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Friday, July 1, 2016

Discover Møre & Romsdal’s secret fishing wonderland

Norway is an angler’s dream! I’m used to casting a line out over the pier, or over the side of a small boat hoping to get lucky with a few trout or halibut. Norwegians would probably laugh at my feeble attempts. After a quick look at these videos, it become abundantly clear that I have […]

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