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Lofoten Diaries: Winter TripApr 2021
It is no secret that Norway is among my favorite countries and the winter is my favorite season. Couple of years ago I took a 10 days winter trip to Northern Norway starting with 3 days in Tromso with my friends followed by a full week in my beloved Lofoten Islands. Below is the diaries of my trip – the Lofoten Winter Diaries.
Svalbard: Travel to the Midnight SunApr 2021
Interestingly - the first thing I ever heard about Svalbard many years ago was how mean all the people living there was and how much they hated the tourists. Really?
The Famous Red Cabin – Eliassen RorbuerApr 2021
“Rorbuer” actually means a fisherman’s hut in Norwegian. There are still numerous rorbuers on the islands being used in accordance with their original purpose but the use of these cabins for tourism is also very common. My favourite one among all of those rorbuer facilities is Eliassen Rorbuer where I got to stay twice
Iceland: Not a Place, a State of Mind
Apr 2013 — Iceland: Not a Place, a State of Mind, a State of Wonder
Do you know the Conjure One song the Distance? They probably did not write it based on Iceland but its […]
Mar 2017 — What If You Don’t See the Northern Lights?
“Have you ever seen the Northern Lights?” – a question that I have heard numerous times whenever I mentioned a […]
Apr 2016 — Lofoten Islands: a Love Story
Note: This is an earlier post from 2015 that I recently updated. You hurt the one you love most. We […]
Apr 2021 — Nobis Hotel: What Lies Beneath Its Cover
Stockholm – the design capital of the World? To me yes – in every single aspect. Stockholm is also my […]
Apr 2021 — My Favourite Hotels and Hostels
If you read my earlier post on why I don’t like Airbnb, you already know that I prefer hotels over […]