Wintertime in Norway means frozen sea and lakes, which creates great opportunities for ice skating and walking. Especially in Norway’s capital, there are many lakes and fjords that offer that possibility, apart from man-made ice rinks. Check the details for ice skating in Oslo, and safe ice skating in Norway on frozen fjords and lakes.
Have you ever thought of traveling famous Norway in a Nutshell in winter? Explore some of the most beautiful landscapes in Norway off season, with peace and tranquillity. Discover the magic of the Norwegian fjords in the snow.
Fluffy snow, sparkling fairy lights, fire crackling in the wooden houses. The magic of silence, outdoor winter activities, Christmas markets, and comfort food. Oslo in winter is a magical city. Find out the best things to do in Oslo in winter. Continue reading “Fun & Unique Things to Do in Oslo in Winter (By a Local)”
Wondering when is the best time to go to Norway? What if I tell you that it’s winter? There are 100 and 1 reasons why you should visit Norway in the winter. Let me share with you the 16 of them. And some pretty pictures of the Norwegian snowy landscape. Be prepared for the sudden urge to buy a flight ticket – I warned you!
Wondering what to pack for Norway in winter with the best Norway winter clothing to survive the Scandinavian cold? Like, what do you actually wear so you don’t freeze to death and still be able to walk and not roll on the snow overloaded with clothes? Below I share with you my winter packing list for Norway based on me living in Norway, travelling and surviving two long (the third one is coming) winters in the country of the frozen land.
Ever wondered what to do in Helsinki in winter and what are the top places to visit? Did you want to try traditional Finnish sauna, ice-swimming, walking on a frozen sea, visiting some unusual churches and monuments and tasting delicious Scandinavian cuisine? Check out what are the best things to do in the Finnish capital in winter!
There are tons of things to do in Norway in winter. Want to discover the real Norway winter travel and go on an epic road trip accessible by self-drive from Oslo? Fancy finding out some of the best places to visit in Norway in winter with thrilling winter activities and without many people? The Norway winter itinerary below will help you do just that!
Take one of the Svalbard tours of the lifetime and experience the great arctic adventure. Drive on the frozen sea, admire the green icebergs and blue glaciers, search for amazing wildlife and Svalbard polar bears while exploring the majestic East Coast of Spitsbergen on snowmobiles. So much fun!
With a charming Old Town and fascinating history, Tallinn is a great city for a short getaway. We had a chance to discover the magic of Tallinn in winter when the orange roofs were covered in snow and the pavement painted white. Find out about the best Tallinn sightseeing opportunities and cool things to do during winter (and spring).
Dogs, snow and outdoors adventure. What is it like to go dog sledding in Norway and other countries? Where to go for a husky tour to make sure you work with happy and loved dogs? Can you find dog sledding near Oslo? And… Is dog sledding ethical? Find out below!