The medieval university town of Malmö is Sweden’s third-largest city after Stockholm and Gothenburg, and one of the most charming towns in Scandinavia. A blissful and quaint little town there are many reasons to visit Malmo. It is packed with everything from medieval castles, catacombs and cathedrals, to inspiring architecture, a youthful creative scene, and one of the most prestigious… Read More
Nordic countries are the northern region of Europe containing Scandinavia, Greenland and Iceland. These travel guides will help you plan a northern vacation.
I’ll never forget driving into the town center of Bergen, Norway for the first time. Colorful buildings, old-world architecture, and the mountainous backdrop all contributed equally to that tingling of wanderlust that nipped at my consciousness. It was our first stop in Scandinavia and it made quite the impression. We spent four days in the city and found it was… Read More
Should you visit the Blue Lagoon in Iceland? Is it really worth it? We answer those questions and more after our visit to this famous geothermal spa. It was our last day in Iceland. We didn’t fly out of the country until 5:30 pm and we had yet to visit the Blue Lagoon in Iceland. Luckily it is located between Reykjavik… Read More
Take a journey through these unique places to visit in Iceland with the Adventographer. Iceland has exploded in popularity as a tourist destination over the last few years. Nowadays the tourists outnumber residents nearly 3:1 in the peak summer months. But even with this huge influx of tourists and the endless information available about the country online most visitors miss… Read More
Looking for the best things to do in Tromso, Norway? Kay Rodriguez shares the best activities she had when visiting Tromso in winter. Some have coined Tromso, Norway the “Paris of the North,” but I have to disagree. While Paris offers romantic buildings and city life, Tromso’s big draw is its natural beauty and adventure activities. For the intrepid, outdoor-loving… Read More
Wondering what it is like to hike to Trolltunga? Chee of TakeOutdoors.com shares a first-hand account of trekking to Norway’s most famous landmark. “If at first, you don’t succeed…” goes the old saying. Trolltunga Hike – Norway’s Most Famous Landmark Just a half hour after leaving the trailhead by the roadside near Skjeggedal, I was beginning to doubt my idea of hiking Trolltunga…. Read More