Norway

Oslo, Norway: Greenest International City

International cities have long been ahead of the curve in terms of environmental initiatives and…

In Norway, Kisses, Not Dances, With Wolves

We had no idea what we were to encounter inside the Polar Park, at the…

For Love Of Norwegian Wildness And Adventure: Manshausen Island Above The Arctic Circle

The Sea Cabins on Manshausen Island are not for everyone – it is for those…

Stave Church in Oslo, Norway

What looks like a cross between a Gothic cathedral and a Viking ship? Gol Stave…

Inside Norway’s Under, The World’s Largest Underwater Restaurant

It only just opened this week, but the world’s largest underwater restaurant, built in the…

The Thief Hotel, Oslo, Norway

Few hotels these days have as disruptive a name as The Thief. But its unusual…

Norway, Light And Dark

It is a late, long July afternoon of this Norwegian summer. The light fades, but…

The Rabot Mountain Cabin: A Welcome Sanctuary In The Mountains of Northern Norway

In an old Christian hymn, there are these lines: Lead, kindly Light, amid th’encircling gloom;…

World’s Best Diving Destinations

From turtles and orcas to dolphins and sharks, most divers dream of catching sight of…

The Krystall Hotel, A Floating 5-Star Hotel In Norway

The Krystall Hotel is a fascinating project on many levels — first, it may herald…

“Ventures by Seabourn” Launches New Zodiac and Kayak Excursions

Luxury cruise adventure options just got more exciting. Bridging the sophisticated accomodations and services of…

A Grand Debut for The World’s Newest Cruise Line, Viking Ocean Cruises

A star is born. Viking Star — the first ship for the new Viking Ocean…