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...

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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.

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Reindeer sledding at Harriniva

Our 10 favourite things to do during a Scandinavian winter holiday

There is still time to book your winter holiday in the Nordics for the upcoming 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 worrying that you'd be cold and house-bound due to the weather... Think again!

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Ivy Thompson

My Norwegian Family Adventure: 'Sognefjord in a Nutshell'

"It is one thing to sell our popular Norwegian itineraries to our clients, and something entirely different to try a best-selling tour for yourself. Especially when it involves 3 kids, a husband and myself, a self-proclaimed last-minute planner." Read Ivy's 'boots and all' account of her family adventure to Norway.

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