Create your own Northern Lights

Need a creative break from your desk? Something to take your mind of your daily chores? Need to occupy the kids for a few minutes longer?

Northern LightsLook no further:

Now you can create your own Aurora Borealis, against a fairytale Norwegian backdrop at

Paint the sky with your mouse, or use your astrological constellation, in a beautiful palette of colour reflecting your mood, to create your own Aurora Borealis!

Your personal Northern Lights display will be saved for you to share with your friends via Twitter, Facebook or email.  When they click on the link, they will be greeted by a star spangled sky with your very own lights display as well as a star named after the sender.

The micro-site also includes useful destination information as well as special offers from our travel partners – a one-stop shop for visitors to be amazed and inspired, so you can travel to Norway to see the Northern Lights for real.

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