Category: Travel

Nordic heritage in the Driftless Region

If Norway is out of reach, explore the Norwegian influences in southwestern Wisconsin Kathy Anderson Westby, Wis. If you only have a long weekend or a short week for a vacation this summer, it...

The Little Storm on the Coast

Immerse yourself in indigenous music and culture at the Riddu Riddu Festival in Manndalen Vanessa Brune Tromsø, Norway Are you interested in indigenous cultures around the world? Would you like to hear Sámi artists...

Pedal your way along Flekkefjordsbanen

Once a bustling railway, this abandoned line now offers a unique rail biking experience Molly Jones The Norwegian American The Flekkefjord Line, a branch of the Sørlandet Line located in southern Norway’s Vest-Agder County,...

Where to spend a sunny day in Tromsø

Tromsø offers plenty of scenic places, but the Arctic-Alpine Botanic Garden is special Vanessa Brune Tromsø, Norway I’ve never really been one to care much about flowers—that is, until I came to Tromsø. Of...

Living luxuriously in Abu Dhabi and Dubai

Known as the “Las Vegas of the Middle East,” the UAE is a tourist-friendly destination Arlene & Thor Larsen Fishkill, N.Y. The next time you’re dreaming of sunnier skies, ignore your tendency toward the...