Bill Seaman

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Santa Claus should live in Sweden, researchers calculate

Lund University's geography department used satellite images to figure out the mean centre of the Earth's population, and based upon that, they …

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A day in the life of a professional hotel reviewer

Many lust after the idea of traveling full-time — of swapping their cramped cubicle for a nomadic lifestyle — but Alexandra Creange, a New Jersey native, is one of the lucky few who actually get to call globetrotting her 9-to-5 gig and the world her office. A frequent flier, Creange has visited the …

8 Cruise Lines with the Best Atriums

<b>Carnival Cruise Line</b><p>You May Also Like<p>MSC Names Lori Sheller SVP Strategic Sales and Groups People<p>MSC Cruises Plans MSC Seaview Christening for June 9 …

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Iceland Trip Planning and Interactive Map

Planning a trip to Iceland? After a brief stint living in the Land of Fire and Ice and multiple trips back, we’re experts on things to do in Iceland, …

Faroe Islands Travel: Everything You Need to Know

Shares 1K<p><i>Penny for your thoughts, sheep?</i><p>There are some places you visit that you hope to goodness you will get the chance to return to… one day. For …

An Insider’s Guide to Reykjavik, Iceland

The best places to eat, drink, shop, and stay in Iceland’s pint-size capital, with expert advice from fashion designer Steinunn Sigurðardóttir, yogurt baron Siggi Hilmarsson, chef Hrefna Rósa Jóhannsdóttir Sætran and artist Olafur Eliasson<p>THE ADAGE “good things come in small packages” certainly …

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A cosy weekend in Copenhagen – win a weekend break

There’s been a lot of talk about Hygge recently, the Danish word for those feel-good moments when you are snuggled up in front of the fire with a …

Reindeer herding in Swedish Lapland: Anna-Maria Fjellström's Instagram shots

A reindeer herder documents her daily life with her husband and young son in Lapland, northern Sweden

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When giant cruise ships make cities look like kids' toys

The world's biggest cruise ships are more like floating cities – so when they dock in normal-sized ports they make a rather strange spectacle. These are our favourite big-ship-tiny-town moments.<p><b>1. Venice, Italy</b><p><b>2. Flåm, Norway</b><p><b>3. Southampton, UK</b><p><b>4. Havana, Cuba</b><p><b>5. Grand Turk Island, British West</b> …

Rainbow walkways and streetfood in shipping containers: Forget Copenhagen, Aarhus is Denmark's new capital of cool

<b>Why go now?</b><p>Denmark’s second city will officially step out of Copenhagen’s shadow in the new year to become European Capital of Culture 2017 (along …

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Iceland & What I Wish I Had Known Before Going - Part 2

I went to Iceland last month for a long weekend with my friend Stephanie. We flew WOW Air from Boston and I used Citi Thank You Points to get myself …

Iceland's Ring Road Is the World's Most Beautiful Road Trip

Road trips take on many forms: family trip to grandma's, cross-country with your best friends, or from Ithaca to Texas to ensure your girlfriend …

Best coffee in Copenhagen | 3 great coffee bars in Copenhagen

If you like good coffee, you’ll love Copenhagen. Copenhagen is full of charming coffee bars, serving delicious coffee. No matter if you want a …

Bikes Officially Outnumber Cars in Copenhagen

Street sensors confirm a two-wheeled majority in Denmark's capital city<p>The streets are finally the domain of cyclists in Copenhagen, Denmark, according to new government data.<p>Automatic bicycle sensors throughout the Danish capital determined that as of last week, bikes officially outnumbered cars …

A Beginner’s Guide to Copenhagen

<b>This is A Beginner’s Guide to Copenhagen,</b> written by a man who has lived in this amazing city for quite a while. As the capital city of Denmark, …

2017 is Your Best Chance to See the Northern Lights for a Decade

Make that your New Year's resolution before it disappears.<p>Image via theonepicture.com<p>The <b>northern lights</b> are nature's most dazzling light show. Also …

This incredible time lapse video of Iceland will make you want to go there immediately

A photographer has shared a stunning new time-lapse video of Iceland that showcases the diverse scenery and picturesque beauty that the country has to offer.<p>Created by Greek photographer Nick Kontostavlakis, the video features a range of striking locations such as Grotta Lighthouse in Reykjavik, …

Forget Denmark and hygge, Finland is the new Nordic hotspot for wellbeing

Modern life is complicated. You have half a mind that you should be mindful but you don’t have time for navel-gazing. You work out several times a …

Unleash Unlimited Depth Of Field

<i>Finished Image. Craig Blacklock defied the limits of depth of field and diffraction to create this image. He created the series of exposures shown</i> …

Norwegian Air International gets final approval for flights to U.S., despite opposition

Despite opposition from American carriers, the U.S. Department of Transportation issued a final permit Friday to allow Norwegian Air International to fly in and out of the U.S. from a base in Ireland.<p>Opponents, including major U.S. carriers and airline labor groups, say Norwegian Air International …

Top Winter Wonderlands to Explore in 2017

It’s the first day of winter, at least according to the calendar, and we’re ready with recommendations for you! Here’s a list of amazing places to …

After Björk: 8 Bands Redefining the Icelandic Sound

Blame Björk and Sigur Rós. Ever since the two acts hit the international music scene, fans have been predisposed to view Iceland through a lens of …

Here’s Your Chance to Fly to Iceland for $99

WOW Air's $99 airfares have returned, and you can score them on flights departing from New York City, San Francisco, and Los Angeles.<p>California-based …

Pirate Party members arrrrrrrre going to reshape Iceland's politics

<b>(CNN) —</b> Oh, not those kinds of pirates. Darn it.<p>Perhaps life in Iceland would be even more interesting if governmental control were given to swashbuckling pirates, but the Pirate Party isn't into plundering and pillaging. As far as we know.<p>Still, it makes for a curious headline when you hear that …

Some Jerk Burned Down Sweden's Giant Christmas Goat... Again

WHY?!?!<p>Vandals have continued one of the strangest traditions of the Christmas season: they’ve burned down Sweden’s beloved Yule Goat.<p>The giant straw goat, set up annually in the town of Gävle, is attacked by arsonists regularly ― so often, in fact, that it’s more likely to burn down than make it …

Christmas Market at Drottningholm Palace

Inlägget Christmas Market at Drottningholm Palace dök först upp på The Biveros Effect.

Escape to Denmark: A Love Letter to the People, Places and Treasures of Copenhagen

From Freja Beha Erichsen and Helena Christensen to the bears Ivan and Noel at the Copenhagen Zoo, the photographer Tim Walker and his partner, the stylist Jacob K, take us on a stunning personal tour of Copenhagen, Jacob’s hometown.