You’ve decided to step out of your comfort zone and planned a trip to beautiful Iceland. Naturally, one of the most often asked questions is what to pack for an adventure there, especially if you are not exactly accustomed to colder, harsher climates. What to Pack for a Winter Trip to Iceland What makes Iceland one of the top winter… 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.
Let’s face it, Scandinavia is expensive. That’s why we chose to do a guided tour of Scandinavia for our first outing. With a guided tour of Scandinavia we could sit it in comfort with a bit of luxury and relaxation. Why a Guided Tour is Right for Scandinavia We avoided traveling through the region in the past because we wanted to… Read More
With intense volcanic activity and 11% of its area covered in ice, Iceland is often referred to as the “Land of Fire and Ice“. This photo essay will take you from icebergs to steaming lava fields and from glacier to volcanic craters. Get transported to another world. Land of Fire and Ice Jokulsarlon Beach Jokulsarlon beach in South Iceland brings… Read More
We had two and a half days to explore Copenhagen, and the one thing we learned was that we wanted more! There’s a lot of things to do in Copenhagen, and we made sure to pack as much as we could in the short amount of time we had in Denmark’s capital city. Our tour of Scandinavia with Go Ahead Tours gave us… Read More
At Tivoli Gardens in Copenhagen Tivoli Gardens is the second oldest amusement park in the world. Located near the central station of Copenhagen and, as we found out, is a must visit for anyone traveling to the city. We didn’t know much about Tivoli Gardens when arriving in Copenhagen. Our Go Ahead Tours guide Derek told us all that we should… Read More
Norway is famous for its fjords, there’s no doubt about it. But when you have limited time and funding, how do you choose where to go? Our trip through Scandinavia with Go Ahead gave us the chance to explore the Norway in a Nutshell tour of the fjords, which offers a perfect way to sample the best of Norway’s magnificent… Read More