Doris Beling

4 Ways to Experience an Authentic Scandinavian Summer

Having grown up in Finland, the thought of summer is instinctively connected to the mental image of a summer cottage by a lake or a river. Up until maybe 15 years ago, everyone's summer cottage was usually totally off grid, which meant that summer holidays and weekends were spent swimming (usually stark naked), fishing, rowing a boat in the cool waters near the cottage...

Read Article
Christian Roth Christensen

My Norwegian Family Adventure: A Stay by the Fjord

This year, Ivy decided to take a deep Norwegian breath, a deliberate step back and explore a lesser known part of Norway, someplace where most Australians, like her husband and kids, had never been before.

Read Article
Claes Bech-Poulsen

Get the most out of your visit to the Faroe Islands

Our Nordic Leader, Satu offers her favourite scenic locations in the Faroe Islands. Unspoiled, Unexplored, Unbelievable - visit the Faroe Islands next summer and explore Europe's best kept secret.

Read Article
Reindeer sledding at Harriniva

Snow sports and other adventures: Our 10 favourite things to do during a Scandinavian winter holiday

Now is a great time to book your winter holiday in the Nordics for the next snow season, but you better hurry! Imagine having a white Christmas and / or New Year, full of hearty food and amazing winter activities... And if you're worried that you'll be cold and house-bound due to the weather... Think again! Snow sports and activities are waiting for you!

Read Article
News
Hot topicsNew ToursDestination InsightsJust got back from...Current SpecialsGet ready for...
Sustainable Travel with 50 Degrees North 50 Degrees North NewsArctic Wildlife & NatureAurora BorealisChristmas in LaplandFather Christmas HolidaysFinlandLaplandNorthern LightsNorwaySanta Claus ToursScandinavia WinterTravelling with ChildrenTravelling with TeenagersArcticArctic AdventuresFestivals and EventsFinnish SaunasInsider's GuideScandinavian AttractionsHurtigrutenNorwegian Coastal VoyagesScandinavian VoyagesVisit BergenVisit OsloNordic CapitalsNordic RestaurantsTour PreparationBeach staysFarm HolidaysMidnight SunSwedenVisit StockholmWellness and Health DenmarkVisit CopenhagenVisit HelsinkiCurrent SpecialsFaroe IslandsIcelandPhotographyGreenlandSvalbardSpitsbergenEstoniaVisit TallinnPolar bearsRussiaRussia toursVisit St.PeterburgMongoliaVisit MoscowVisit TromsøCyclingRussian River CruisesKamchatka