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24 08, 2016

Tromsø to Stockholm via Narvik

2017-03-13T15:19:48+00:00 August 24th, 2016|Northern Europe, Norway|14 Comments

Tromsø is the main city of Northern Norway and it's also a university town.  The main points of interest for tourists and photographers are; Fjellheisen cable car and Storsteinen mountain Polaria Arctic aquarium Polarmuseet, polar museum Arctic cathedral University nightlife Fjords and glacier tours Northern lights tours The hub for flights to Svalbard A view of [...]

21 08, 2016

Honningsvag to Tromsø via Hammerfest

2017-03-13T15:21:30+00:00 August 21st, 2016|Northern Europe, Norway|10 Comments

Honningsvag is the northernmost city in Norway.  The main points of interest are; Ice bar Bamse Statue Corner Spiseri (pub and restaurant) Access to Nordkapp Hurtigruten Cruise port Honningsvag, Finnmark, Norway Honningsvag is a peaceful town, and you do feel like you are far from everywhere.  However, there are a few points of interest to [...]

19 08, 2016

Nordkapp to Honningsvag

2017-03-13T15:21:49+00:00 August 19th, 2016|Northern Europe, Norway|9 Comments

Nordkapp, Norway is the northernmost part of Europe and it's deep in the Arctic circle, about 2,100 km from the North Pole.  To celebrate this fact, there is a museum and a globe monument.  There are lots of tourists at the North Cape globe monument taking their photos, many are finishing long road or bike trips through [...]

11 08, 2016

Travel insurance: simple and flexible

2016-11-24T20:41:04+00:00 August 11th, 2016|Travel Tips|1 Comment

You can buy, extend and claim online, even after you've left home. Travel insurance from WorldNomads.com is available to people from over 150 countries. It’s designed for adventurous travellers with cover for overseas medical, evacuation, baggage and a range of adventure sports and activities.   7 things you should know about travel insurance from [...]

10 08, 2016

Anti-Malaria Medicine

2016-11-24T20:40:49+00:00 August 10th, 2016|Travel Tips|0 Comments

Before traveling, you need to check if any of the countries you are visiting have mosquitoes that carry malaria, malaria is a serious tropical disease which they spread.  Many countries in Asia, Africa and South America have malaria, so its important you take anti-malarial medicine with you. Malaria areas There are many medicines available [...]

5 08, 2016

Where To Stay?

2017-06-25T13:39:16+00:00 August 5th, 2016|Travel Tips|1 Comment

The best place to look for hotels is Booking.com because it offers over a million room worldwide in over 227 different countries.  You should be able to find a room available within your budget for where you are going.  It's highly competitive so there are likely to be great offers available. I recommend you search [...]