Driving in the fjords of Norway, 500 km north of the Arctic Circle

Driving in the fjords of Norway, 500 km north of the Arctic Circle

For anybody who is planning a visit to Norway, I highly recommend a self-drive tour in the Norwegian fjords to experience the magical and pristine beauty of Norway at its very best. Even if you are unable to do a complete self-drive tour, just driving...

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An Arctic Spa in the Norwegian fjords, Lyngen Lodge, Arctic Circle, Norway

An Arctic Spa in the Norwegian fjords, Lyngen Lodge, Arctic Circle, Norway

One of the most incredible experiences in life is to sit in a hot water jacuzzi in the Lyngen Alps 500 km north of the Arctic Circle, when the outside temperature is -10 degrees. The only essential is to wear a woolen beanie that helps to regulate the body...

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Sunrise in the Arctic Circle on the Lyngen Alps, Norway, shot from the Lyngen Lodge

Sunrise in the Arctic Circle on the Lyngen Alps, Norway, shot from the Lyngen Lodge

The few days I stayed at the Lyngen Lodge, a luxury boutique resort, located high above the Arctic Circle in the Lyngen Alps, I enjoyed waking up early to take pictures of the fjords and the sea, as the rising sun slowly lit up the sky in...

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Sunset in the Lyngen fjords, Arctic Circle, Norway

Sunset in the Lyngen fjords, Arctic Circle, Norway

I made a solo-trip to the Arctic Circle in early March this year and stayed at the Lyngen Lodge - a luxury boutique resort located 500 km north of the Arctic Circle (approx. three hours by road from Tromso) in northern Norway. Besides participating in a variety of...

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Lyngen Lodge, Arctic Circle, Norway, Review. A luxury lodge & ski-resort.

Lyngen Lodge, Arctic Circle, Norway, Review. A luxury lodge & ski-resort.

My friends were both surprised and astonished when I revealed to them my plans of traveling to the Arctic Circle all by myself. It had always been my dream to see the Northern Lights and after doing a lot of research, I figured out that the Lyngen...

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Things to do in Tromso, Norway: Fjord Excursion Including Mountain & Sea Arctic Scenery

Things to do in Tromso, Norway: Fjord Excursion Including Mountain & Sea Arctic Scenery

Tromso is a city in northern Norway, high above the Arctic Circle. I stopped in Tromso for two nights on my way further north to the Lyngen Alps. The first day I was in Tromso, I participated in a group tour exploring the fjords and the sea Arctic scenery...

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Things to do in the Arctic Circle, Norway: A historic fishing village of Havnnes on the island of Uløya

Things to do in the Arctic Circle, Norway: A historic fishing village of Havnnes on the island of Uløya

Havnnes is the northernmost fishing village on the island of Uløya, Norway, that is still in operation. A total of only 25 people live here. It was the only village in Uløya that was not burned down during the German evacuation of Norwayat the end of...

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Things to do in the Arctic Circle, Norway: A boat cruise through Lyngen fjords

Things to do in the Arctic Circle, Norway: A boat cruise through Lyngen fjords

It was 7 a.m., a beautiful, sunny day in the Arctic and I was having trouble keeping my eyes closed in meditation, thanks to the beauty of the magnificent fjords just outside my room window. Today, Graham the owner of the lodge, was going to...

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Things to do in the Arctic Circle, Norway: Snow mobile safari to high frozen lakes

Things to do in the Arctic Circle, Norway: Snow mobile safari to high frozen lakes

My first activity during my stay at the Lyngen Lodge in the Arctic Circle, was the snow mobile safari to high frozen lakes in the Lyngen Alps. After getting into our thermal suits and funny looking shearling hats and helmets, all provided by the lodge...

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