Category: Travel

Storybook Copenhagen

In this guide to Denmark’s capital, find out how to experience Copenhagen in all its fairy-tale beauty, with recommendations for food and lodging.

Skagen, Denmark

Known for its unique light, Skagen, situated at Denmark’s northernmost point, is a town rich with history and beauty.

Faroe Islands

The fairy-tale Faroe Islands

Victoria Hofmo offers a virtual introduction to the mystical Faroe Islands, a must-see for any Nordic enthusiast, whether online or in person.

Al Johnson's

No goats, no glory?

Door County’s famed Al Johnson’s Swedish Restaurant has a fascinating history, complete with sod roofs and, of course, goats.

Bishop Hill

Bishop Hill: Utopia on the prairie

Brian “Fox” Ellis discusses the ways that bucolic Scandinavian town of Bishop Hill, Ill., has developed a unique tourism industry, even during the pandemic.

Iceland opens

Iceland now open for business

Cynthia Elyce Rubin reports on Iceland’s reopening to visitors after the coronavirus pandemic has devastated its world-renowned tourism industry.


SuperNatural Iceland

Travel writer Becca Hensley offers recommendations for a visit to Iceland and its supernatural landscapes, from waterfalls to huldurfolk.

Hallstrom House

A story both “sweet and sour”

Hallstrom House, located on Oslo Road in Vero Beach, Fla., is a mansion was built by Swedish immigrant Axel Hallstrom, now a musuem open to the public.

Rick Steves

Keep on dreamin’

When it comes to travel, Rick Steves has been one of the most respected authorities for over 30 years. Now he shares his wisdom about the coronavirus …