Category: Travel

Experience is the new luxury

Tired of cruises? Try an expedition aboard the MS Roald Amundsen Emily C. Skaftun Shoreline, Wash. If your image of a cruise ship is a floating monstrosity the size of a city block, full...

Michael Kleiner comes home to Norway

Writer returns with the third generation to be reunited with friends Michael Kleiner The Norwegian American This is the first installment of a series of articles by The Norwegian American Sports and Business Editor...

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Witness a total eclipse of the sun

Hurtigruten offers one-of-a-kind adventure trips to Antarctica Cynthia Elyce Rubin The Norwegian American Hurtigruten, Norwegian world leader in expedition travel, announced its 2021 total solar eclipse voyages, featuring antarctic itineraries on the industry’s most...

The Midgard Viking Expedition

A journey of sustainability Cynthia Elyce Rubin The Norwegian American Pacific Northwest resident and world-record-holding ocean rower, adventurer, and sailing instructor Erden Eruç recently completed the first solo circumnavigation of the Earth by human...

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Olav Mjelva’s Norwegian Road Trip

A Norwegian travel service with a fiddler’s twist Andy Meyer The Norwegian American When I travel, I look for the ends of roads. I like to search for what Ishmael, the infamous narrator of...

We work, you discover

Discover Scandinavia Tours offers unique travel experiences Lori Ann Reinhall The Norwegian American Life is a journey and can take interesting turns. For Marcelo Guimaraes, the end of a job meant the beginning of...

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Keep on travelin’ with Rick Steves

America’s favorite travel guru finds inspiration in his Norwegian roots Lori Ann Reinhall The Norwegian American For decades, he’s been a household name. Rick Steves: our most trusted travel expert, PBS personality and patron,...

UNESCO World Heritage sites in Norway

A country filled with culture and natural beauty Discover Scandinavia Tours www.discoverscandinaviatours.com Stuart, Fla. Norway, a beautiful country filled with natural beauty, is perhaps best known for its fjords and mountains. But Norway is...

Door County, Wisconsin

A winter wonderland weekend full of seasonal magic Cynthia Elyce Rubin The Norwegian American Door County, the 70-mile long peninsula that juts north into Lake Michigan, may conjure up spring cherry blossoms, grazing dairy...

Jul in “The city that never sleeps”

Victoria Hofmo Brooklyn, N.Y. I love Christmas, especially in New York, where the lights seem bigger and brighter, ubiquitously strung throughout every neighborhood. Window displays and decorations are taken very seriously whether you are...