Svalbard, also known as Spitsbergen, is the part of the Arctic where the number of polar bears is larger than the number of people leaving there. In May when we were there, the sun is […]
Iceland in winter can be a wonderful experience as there are fewer people, beautiful winter landscapes, and chances to see the Northern Lights!
Iceland is a country of sharp contrasts. A country where insular existence allows Icelanders easily read Old Norse, dead language that was spoken in Scandinavia 1000 years ago because written Icelandic has changed so little. […]