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
Nordic countries are the northern region of Europe containing Scandinavia, Greenland and Iceland. These travel guides will help you plan a northern vacation.
While Estonia is the most visited of the three Baltic States, it is still a rather unusual and forgotten European destination. And it’s unfair! These six reasons to visit Estonia by Julien of Exploration Junkie will help put it on the map! This former Soviet territory has something for everyone: an interesting history, charming architecture, and very well-preserved nature. Estonia is… Read More
Southern Sweden is my home region (Swedish: Skåne), and it’s a bliss to visit during spring and summer. However, most tourists tends to focus on Stockholm and Gothenburg, but there are lots of more places to visit in Sweden, and the southern part is just one of the many! I compiled my favourite pictures of Sweden from my latest road… Read More
I look down into Iceland’s Silfra crevasse and I can feel the chill of the pristine glacial water drifting up toward my face. The water is crystal clear and I can see the jet black lava stone bottom 70 or 80 feet beneath the surface. A bucket list moment had finally arrived. I was diving in Iceland. It was time… Read More
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
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