Norway Archive

The best craft beer in Tromsø, Norway

High above the Arctic Circle, Tromsø, Norway is known for its seasonal extremes – polar night in the winter, and midnight sun in the summer. In December, I visited Tromsø in search of the Northern Lights. While I was there, I also checked out some great places to drink craft beer in Tromsø. Being Norway, […]

Chasing the Northern Lights in Tromsø, Norway

My primary reason for traveling to dark Norway in late December was to see the Northern Lights in Tromsø. Sure, there are other winter activities in northern Norway around Christmastime, but the Polar Night means the sun never pokes above the horizon, so even midday looks like twilight. The Northern Lights are the main attraction […]

Travel Contest Roundup: June 4, 2014

Lots of interesting travel contests to enter this week. Good luck! Win a trip for 2 to St. Barts Win 120,000 HawaiianMiles plus a two-night stay at The Modern Honolulu from JohnnyJet Win a trip to Paris from Pottery Barn and Food & Wine Win one of 5 Hollywood experiences valued around $10,000 in IHG’s summer sweepstakes […]