Tagged: Northern Lights

Kingdom of Light

Winter in Northern Norway means aurora Cynthia Elyce Rubin The Norwegian American For many people, northern Norway symbolizes the promise of never-ending light in summer and magical dancing northern lights in the dark blue...

Chasing the northern lights

Travel writer visits Norway Maureen Littlejohn Toronto, Canada “Oppmerksomhet!” The purser’s voice called out urgently then switched to English. “Attention, attention!” I was in the dining room, a forkful of baked salmon midway to...

Bodø pier

Northern Norway’s second city

What to do and see on your visit to Bodø Vanessa Brune Stavanger, Norway Bodø is a city with only 50,000 inhabitants in northern Norway, situated 60 miles from the Lofoten Islands and over...

Aurora secrets probed

Joint Norwegian, American, and Japanese research looks into the northern lights M. Michael Brady Asker, Norway The aurora, the colorful displays of light in the sky seen at high latitudes, have been studied since...

The northern lights in northern Norway.

Capturing the aurora with Hurtigruten

Dennis Mammana shares tips for photographing the northern lights and invites you to join him on a Hurtigruten voyage for the experience of a lifetime Molly Jones The Norwegian American There’s a wish that...

Nordlys: a magic display of lights

Pål Brekke Norwegian Space Center For thousands of years people in the northern part of the world have marveled at the spectacular and fearful displays that occasionally light up the night sky. Every northern...

Trip the (northern) light fantastic

An interview with a professional Aurora Borealis hunter in arctic Norway David Nikel Trondheim, Norway Recently I was lucky enough to see a spectacular display of the aurora borealis on a trip to Tromsø....

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? Look no further: Now you can create your...

Hurtigruten offers Senior discounts

HURTIGRUTEN OFFERS SENIOR TRAVELERS A 10% FARE REDUCTION ON ITS 2010 SPRING, FALL & WINTER NORWEGIAN COASTAL VOYAGES Discount Combinable With 10% Repeat Passenger and AARP, Welcome Back Shipboard Credits Hurtigruten is rewarding mature...