Whale Watching in Tromso: 13 Things to Know & 5 Best Tours (Ranked!)

tale of a whale diving in norway

Tromsø in winter is one of the most magical destinations I can think of. Flashing aurora in brilliant hues of lime and fuchsia swirling overhead at night, glistening blue ice castles made of snow by day, dog sledding through frozen landscapes with fjords in the background, meeting Sami reindeer herders… I’m ready to re-book another … Read more

How to Plan a Winter Tromso Itinerary for 1 to 5 Days (2022 Update)

If you’re planning your Arctic Norway itinerary, congratulations: you’re in for a bucket list worthy experience of a lifetime! A trip to Tromso, nicknamed “The Paris of the North” for its important role in Northern Europe’s culture, is a must on any visit to Northern Norway.  This beautiful city serves as the gateway to all sorts … Read more

What to Wear in Norway in Winter: Your Norway Winter Packing List

If you’re planning a trip to Norway in the colder months, especially coming from a warmer climate, you’re probably a little nervous about what to wear in Norway in winter. I’ve just returned from a winter trip to Norway and while I was a bit concerned about the cold, I found that with the right … Read more