Category: Travel

The northern lights in northern Norway.

Capturing the aurora with Hurtigruten

Dennis Mammana shares tips for photographing the northern lights and invites you to join him on a Hurtigruten voyage for the experience of a lifetime Molly Jones The Norwegian American There’s a wish that...

Norway’s world of music festivals

From rock and pop to classical and black metal, Norwegian festivals embrace all genres Staff The Norwegian American If you’re a Norway enthusiast with a passion for music, it may be a dream of...

“Syden” for Norwegian Americans

Just as Norwegians flock to the Canary Islands and Spain, Americans with Scandinavian heritage head for Southern Florida to embrace the sunshine—for a visit or a lifetime Victoria Hofmo Brooklyn, N.Y. Southern Florida is...

Norway for bookworms: A travel guide for literature lovers

Marie Peyre The Local With international festivals, award-winning libraries, and picturesque book towns, there is plenty to appeal to book lovers visiting Norway. Norway’s literary greats Think Norwegian literature and chances are the name...

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...