Recharge yourself on board Norway’s Coastal Cruise

I have taken the Hurtigruten (or Coastal Cruise in English) about three times already.  All of them in Norway.  In this post, I will be focusing more on the last trip, from Bodø to Tromsø.  The thing about Hurtigruten, even if you take only a short cruise, it gives you a feeling of being totally…

Norway in a rush – 7 hectic days

This itinerary is for you who hasn’t been to Norway, first time visitor, have only one week in the country, and a moderate budget.  You are also here around spring to avoid the high cost of airfare in the summer.  You get to sample a little of mountain and fjord, Coastal Norway, perhaps see the…

Bergen 101 – Gateway to the Fjords

After Oslo, the next most visited place in Norway is Bergen.  You can fly to Bergen directly from overseas,  but some go to Bergen as a side trip from Oslo.   Bergen is known to be the gateway to the fjords.  Norwegians say that it always rains in Bergen, so better take an umbrella or a…