Norway

Attractions along the Norwegian coast: Svolvar, Norway © Ørjan Bertelsen

Must-see attractions along the Norwegian coast

Get to know the coastal gems that adorn Norway. Here are the monuments, natural wonders and impressive architecture to add to your must-see list.

Northern lights in Norway

The Scandinavian myths and legends behind the Northern Lights

Before the science behind the Northern Lights was understood, they inspired countless myths and legends in Scandinavia (and across the world).

Hamnøy on a polar night

Why Norway is not just a one-season wonder

Each of the four seasons in Norway has its own personality, and there are few places in the world where the variation in climate is more striking. If you are really lucky, you can experience all four seasons on the same day.

Svinøya, Norway

The colours of Norway: checking in to historic rorbuer

There’s perhaps no other country on the planet that excites your imagination quite like Norway.

Hurtigruten cruising through the Midnight Sun

The magic of experiencing the Midnight Sun in Norway

When it comes to adventure, wildlife and nature, Norway has few peers. And while the winter months offer a chance of witnessing the otherworldly Northern Lights, the summer months are just as beguiling.

Full Circle: a photographic journey of Arctic Norway

Full Circle: a photographic journey in Arctic Norway

Beyond the natural spectacle of the Northern Lights in the Arctic Circle, is a region rich in diverse experiences.

Vacations & Travel issue 111: Design: Editor's Picks

Top designs picks from around the world

Vacations & Travel editor Katrina Holden rounds up some of her top design picks from around the world.

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Low fares for bucket-list expedition

Discounts and special offers apply for couples and solo travellers who want to swim with orcas and see the Northern Lights in Norway in winter

Norway, Glamping, Off The Map Travel

Go glamping in the fjords of Norway

There is no longer any need to choose between a calm coastal escape and a stunning Scandinavian adventure thanks to Off the Map Travel’s arctic glamping experience

Through Norwegian eyes

Norway is achingly beautiful—its landscapes captured by the lens of a local photographer

Book Lapland opens up the Arctic for independent travel

A team of arctic travel experts have launched a new website Book Lapland to make independent travel to the Arctic region easier and quicker

Dream destinations for 2018

From snow and ice, to beaches and wildlife, these are what the Vacations & Travel team’s 2018 travel dreams are made of