Islands in the Oslofjord, Oslo, Norway

Visiting Hovedøya island, Oslo

On our last day in Norway, we hopped on the number 92 ferry to Hovedøya, which lies just off the coast of Oslo. At less than half a…

View from Oslo Det Kongelige Slott, Norway

Exploring Oslo, Norway

We arrived in Oslo by sleeper train from Bergen. It’s something I’ve always wanted to try and yes—it was an adventure! Despite thinking we’d acclimatised to Norway’s crazy costly-ness…

Bergen harbour, Norway

A brief stop in Bergen, Norway

We started our recent fjord tour with a pit-stop in Bergen, which is Norway’s second-largest city yet somehow manages to feel like a quaint village with its cobbled streets and…

View from the Flam Railway, Norway

Riding the Flåm railway, Norway

My appreciation of trains usually extends to the fact they get me from A to B. But Norway’s Flåm railway is pretty special—look at that view! It started snowing…