Category: Travel

Syttende mai in Westby, Wisconsin many years ago

Why not Westby!

The town of Westby, Wis. has a deep connection to Norway, reaching back to 1848 when the first Norwegian immigrants settled there.

Waffles in Paradise

Waffles in Paradise brings Norwegian waffles to Bellingham, Wash., emphasizing the importance of supporting local producers and using organic ingredients.

Musuem of Danish America

The Museum of Danish America

In Elk Horn, Iowa, the Museum of Danish America welcomes visitors to explore the history of Danish immigration to America, past and present.

Roald Amundsen house

A virtual view of the past

The house of polar explorer Roald Amundsen, filled with sounds, images, and stories from his life, can now be explored with virtual reality (VR).

ice hotel - Sorrisniva

Three “hidden” Arctic gems

Marcelo Guimarães demystifies the experiece of staying in an ice hotel in Scandinavia’s far north, offering suggestions and answering questions.