Bergen off the beaten track

by Scandinavian mum


© Visit Bergen / Photographer Per Nybø
Because Bergen has a lot more to offer than exploring the famous Hanseatic wharf ‘Bryggen’, admire the view from Mount Floyen, visiting Edvard Grieg’s home Troldhaugen, see ‘The Scream’ by Edvard Munch and visit the buzzing Bergen Fish Market.

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Rent a Scandinavian Summer House on the Norwegian Riviera

by Scandinavian mum

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During the summer months, the picturesque towns and villages of Southern Norway ‘Sørlandet’ are popular destinations for holidaymakers. And we just found this contemporary house for rent online and wanted to share with you as it would make the perfect base for the family Summer holiday! Read more

A weekend escape to Winter and Norefjell, Norway

by Scandinavian mum

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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.

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Winter Fishing on a Friday in the Arctic, beautiful Lofoten, Norway

by Scandinavian mum

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Photographer and all rights reserved © Felix Röser Location: Lofoten Island, Norway

Lofoten is and island group in Northern Norway, well known for its natural beauty with breathtaking, unforgettable scenery; Impressive alpine mountain peaks, Arctic fjords and tiny fishing settlements. And it’s the latter we’d like to draw your attention too, as February is the official season for “Lofotfiske”.
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Anjas Arctic Fairytale The Christmas Wish, a Classic Christmas Story

by Scandinavian mum

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A new classic Christmas story, enchantingly illustrated with with extraordinary fairytale photographs that will have readers of all ages believing in the magic of Christmas. This is the book you’ll look forward to bring out for the holiday season, year after year.
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