Win a trip to Oslo, Norway for two

Norway celebrates Edvard Munch, painter of Scream Edvard Munch is Norway’s most beloved artist, and 2013 marks the 150th anniversary of his birth. The whole year is being dedicated to Munch’s life and work. As a part of this year-long celebration, Visit Norway is offering the chance to win two round-trip tickets to [...]

2017-06-26T07:37:24+00:00 January 23rd, 2013|Contest, Norway, Travel|

Things to See and Do in Norway on Hurtigruten Cruise Ship

Native Sami Couple in traditional costumes, Finnmark, Norway Discover Authentic Norway on Hurtigruten Cruise Ship If I close my eyes, I can still see visions of pink, red and orange streaks lighting up the Norwegian skyline. It was an August sunset in Bergen that I witnessed aboard Hurtigruten's MS Midnatsol, my lodging during [...]

2017-06-26T07:37:53+00:00 October 22nd, 2010|Norway|

Best Things to Do in Alesund, Norway

The first place I take a visitor from out of town is to Mount Aksla Fjellstua viewpoint.  The view of the town, islands and the majestic Sunnmore Alps further inland is fantastic. To get to Aksla you can either climb the 418 steps from the town park or drive up. In the summer season you [...]

2017-06-26T07:37:54+00:00 October 15th, 2010|Norway|