Manshausen, credit: Margo Pfeiff

The World Needs More of Norway's Friluftsliv

Margo Pfeiff spends time in the glorious outdoors of Norway and discovers that the world needs more of Norway's Friluftsliv. Friluftsliv, a word coined in 1859 by writer Henrik Ibsen, loosely means “free air life,” and it signifies a fundamental understanding of the healing effects of nature.

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Alexander Mazurov

Solo Travel in the Nordics: Personal experiences and words of wisdom from one of our solo travellers

Ever dreaming of a Scandinavian getaway, but have no one able to come with you? How about taking a leap of faith and embarking on a solo travel adventure in the Nordics?

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Hotel Union Øye

The Western Fjords - Norway's best kept secret revealed

We have launched a new self-guided tour for 2019 which takes travellers to an exceptionally beautiful and usually hard to reach area of Norway - in the comfort of a private 50 Degrees North minivan! Escape the summer crowds and explore the secret gems of this stunning region.

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Christmas For Older Children in Lapland

They grow up quickly but it is never too late to show your kids Santa's homeland.

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