Best Ski Destinations in the Nordic Region

Escape the crowds in the alps and head to Scandinavia. We want to share the the best of the best, from worlds class, high-profile winter hangouts to remote, off the beaten track destinations. Before you plan your next snowy adventure, read this guide to the top resorts across the Nordic region. Norway Norway is known for its wild and beautiful nature, its mountains, glaciers and deep coastal...

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Trysil, a Magical and Family friendly ski resort

We've just returned from our skiing holiday in Trysil, Norway and I just wanted to share this amazing Winter destination and ski resort with you... Trysil is situated in the heart of Norway, merely a 2 hour drive north from Oslo Airport (watch this space as they are building a second airport only 45 min away - ready for travellers for the winter 2019/2020 season) with airport transfer directly...

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Åre in Sweden – A Ski Holiday in Scandinavia to see the Northern Lights

Åre, named by Conde Naste as one of the world's ten best ski-resorts, offers excellent snow and world class skiing. But what really sets Åre apart from other ski destinations is its quaint village nestled below the slopes; with a picturesque square surrounded by traditional wooden houses with hotels, shops and restaurants. Whether you’re planning a ski holiday or just looking for a cosy...

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A weekend escape to Winter and Norefjell, Norway

Winter Wonderland might be just a bit closer than what you think it is. Norefjell is a mountain area and ski resort, a beautiful piece of Scandinavia and one of its kind, situated just an hour outside the Norwegian capital. Family friendly, or perfect as a romantic getaway. Whatever you choose you are sure to experience a something rather special. Get there with a less than 2 hours flight....

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Husky Tours in Norway -Powered by Nature!

Why not take the whole family on a proper exotic outdoor adventure, on Husky tour in the arctic climate of Norway in the upcoming half term and winter holiday. Dog sledding is an amazing way to explore the snowy winter wonderland of the North and gain memories to last you a lifetime. There are several options for Dog Sledding holidays in Norway, one of them being the Beito Huskey Tours that are...

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Little Scandinavian goes on holiday -for the weekend!

Soon off on a mini break and it's actually only me that's going on holiday, with theScandinavianDad and the two Little Scandinavians staying at home in London, busy baking Christmas cookies and attending Christmas Fairs. I on the other hand will not be doing any cooking or fairs over the coming days as I'll be traveling to a SPA hotel in Norway. It's snowing as we speak and the ski lifts are...

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Skiing with kids? How to dress your child in the cold.

Planning a family ski holiday this winter? Here is our quick guide, on how to keep your children dry, warm and happy out in the snow by dressing in layers. And also a few general recommendations on how to get the most out of skiing with children. How to dress your child in the cold Nordic winter climate Layer 1 - thermal or wool underwear, long sleeved t shirt and leggings are the base layer worn...

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Scandinavian Design and Interior winner with extraordinary luxurious, subtle and refined details

First prize of the prestigious Norwegian award Designers Saturday Best Interior 2011 went to Inne Design: interiørarkitekt MNIL Vigdis A. Bergh for her excellent work at Quality Spa & Resort Norefjell. Since it was build only a few years ago we have visited the hotel on several occasions. Last time this August, where the girls experienced life at a traditional Norwegian Summer Mountain Farm for...

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Happy New Year

We think that this is the day to reflect on the last year events and to start looking forward to the coming! Little Scandinavian have had a wonderful year with lots of new friends and exciting collaborations. We have had the pleasure of introducing brand new designers and companies for children's design and fashion to the British market as well as watching existing labels grow and flourish. We...

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