Category: Travel

Skiing in Norway

Skiing in Norway

Get the best of the white stuff in Norway David Nikel Trondheim, Norway Breathtaking natural scenery, challenging mountainous terrain, gentle slopes for families, and guaranteed snow at many resorts: A ski trip to Norway...

Ørn next to the car in front of the Bagdad Cafe.

Icelanders get their kicks on Route 66

An iconic American road trip with a Nordic perspective M. Michael Brady Asker, Norway Editor’s preface: Last spring, M. Michael Brady, correspondent for The Norwegian American and Oslo-area resident, learned that Moeidur Bernhardtsdottir (who...

Norwegian instruments.

The Odden Rural Life Tour through Norway

Christine Foster Meloni Washington, D.C. This article is the final installment in the “Norway’s roads less traveled” series. The author is Christina (Tina) Keune, who participated in the sixth Odden Rural Life Tour in...

A snowy Christmas market.

Norwegian Christmas markets to visit

Where to get your festive fix if you are traveling in Norway this holiday season David Nikel Trondheim, Norway While Christmas markets in Norway are not as grand as many others in Europe, they...

A Hurtigruten ship and a group of penguins.

Follow in Amundsen’s footsteps

Hurtigruten can take you in leisure where once only explorers dared go—Antarctica Molly Jones The Norwegian American When you think of a Hurtigruten cruise, you probably imagine yourself far in the North, hugging Norway’s...

Vanessa sitting on the edge of the dock.

Finding the beauty in the boring

While Fauske could be called Norway’s “most boring” town by some, it makes a surprisingly great destination for a serene Norwegian summertime vacation Vanessa Brune Stavanger, Norway I recently had the pleasure of spending...