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Beer baths, whales and trolls: weird and wonderful northern Iceland is now easier to visit

As I lay back in a wooden tub filled with beer, I ponder the otherworldliness of Iceland, the land of trolls and Northern Lights and unforgettable …

European Travel

Kokonniemi Ski Centre Borgå

Kokonniemi is a skicenter located next to downtown Porvoo (under 50 km from Helsinki). The ski area consists of six very different slopes, a ski …


Iceland Hot Spring Break

Iceland is the new spring break hot spot! Escape the ordinary on a 4-day break to mystical West Iceland with glaciers, hot springs and rugged lava …

European Travel

Cold northern air delays arrival of Swedish spring

The arrival of spring in Sweden has been delayed as cold air from the north takes hold in the country, relegating the change of season to the …


Finland - Is It An Actual Country, And If So, Where?

“Oh you’re from Finland! I have a cousin who’s been to Sweden.”<p>“Finland… Isn’t that a part of Russia?<p>I’ve heard these comments more than once whilst …

European Travel

15 Best (and Safest!) Places to Travel Alone

IcelandAccording to the Global Peace Index, Iceland is the safest country in the world; the European nation ranks right at the top of the charts for …


Finnish ferry passengers make historic shift: More travel to Estonia than Sweden

Estonia is now the preferred destination for Finnish ferry passengers, surpassing Sweden for the first time ever during the first half of this year, …

European Travel


To catch a huge cod and have a great vacation

What does the midth/end of March mean in the Kingdom of Norway? Of course, the very significant event and adventure for all the fishermen – just a …


27 cheap and free things to do in Aarhus

Despite its relatively diminutive size, Aarhus is no cheaper than anywhere else in Scandinavia. If you want to see the best of Denmark’s …

European Travel

2.-11.03 “Orchid Days”

<b>Between 2 and 11 March, visitors of Tallinn Botanical Garden will also be able to see its orchid exhibition, which has become a good tradition over</b> …


Copenhagen hotels: 5 of the best

Hotel Sanders<p>BEST COPENHAGEN HOTEL FOR: spot-on service<p>This brand-new property, almost opposite the stage door of the Royal Danish Theatre, is the …

European Travel

Winter in Europe: Oslo on a budget

Oh Scandinavia. We brought you our Copenhagen guide and now it’s time for another Scandi favourite. Northern Europe’s Nordic capital is a true winter …

European Travel

Greenland by Drone - 4k

It feels a bit more like spring today 😊 #oslo #visitoslo

We Asked Non-Finns React To Photos Of Finnish Stuff And Now They're All Jealous

"You win, Finland."<p>I sent 12 uncaptioned photographs of Finland (and other Finnish stuff) to BuzzFeed's New York, Berlin, Paris, and London offices and asked them to write down what they saw. This is what they said:<p>Thank you to Ailbhe, Maggy, Flo, Jim, Matt, Laura, Paul, Jamie, Tom, and Robin from …

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Visit Hornborgasjön

Experience the Lake Hornborga region<p>Around Lake Hornborga, one of Europe’s most important bird lakes, you can experience beautiful scenery and …


Sol da meia-noite e aurora boreal encantam golfistas na Noruega

A Noruega é o lugar mais buscado para algumas partidas de golfe sob a luz da aurora boreal e do Sol da Meia-Noite. Com destaque para Lofoten e …

Rovaniemi Summer Ambassador

<b>Is a chance for 21 people to experience the Arctic summer in Rovaniemi, Finnish Lapland.</b><p>#RovaniemiSummerAmbassador is an invitation to experience and …

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The Ultimate 5 Day Iceland Road Trip Itinerary

If taking an epic Iceland road trip is on your bucket list, you are not alone! These days it seems like everyone is suiting up, packing their …

European Travel

So beautiful @porocuprovaniemi weekend behind in #Rovaniemi #Lapland. Remember also Rovaniemi Reindeer Sprint Race in the city center on 23.3.2018.

Iceland Day Tours & Adventures

Iceland<p>Glacier Hike Iceland from Reykjavik<p>10 Hours<p>$319<p>Iceland<p>The Reykjavik Summit Helicopter Tour<p>45 mins<p>$399<p>Iceland<p>Ride The Volcano: From Helicopter …

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Island hopping in Gothenburg Archipelago – enjoy the magnificent views from Donsö and Vrångö all year round

Curious about what the southern archipelago has to offer? If you are looking for good food, spectacular natural scenery and somewhere to unwind then …

European Travel

Landmannalaugar and Hekla | 4x4 Tour | Super Jeeps

<b>Landmannalaugar is a surreal location that you will not forget as you live</b>. This rugged area is the natural habitat of the super jeeps, truly a …


Bergen, Norway – Hotels, things to do, restaurants, events


Sightseeing in Lithuania - highlights

The Hill of Crosses is an historical architectural monument and unique composition of folk art that represent the Christianity in Lithuania.<p>Vilnius - …

European Travel

Holmenkollen Ski Festival, Oslo (2018-03-09)

Calendar<p>When:<p>March 9, 2018 – March 11, 2018 all-day<p>2018-03-09T00:00:00+01:00<p>2018-03-12T00:00:00+01:00<p>Where:<p>Oslo<br>Kongeveien 5<br>0787 …

European Travel

Can’t Get a Table at Noma? Go to a Restaurant From Its Alumni

Rene Redzepi’s world-famous Noma restaurant in Copenhagen reopened just last week after almost a year of being closed. It’s landed on top of the World’s 50 Best Restaurant list four times and earned just about all the accolades a restaurant could possibly get. Beyond the awards, the Danish …


Safeguard and discover the countryside - Visit Åland

Smooth, flat pieces of rock, windswept dwarf pines and leafy forest meadows. The climate in Åland is mild owing to the surrounding sea. The …


Lightroom Ice Cave - Iceland - Travel photography