Some locals say that summer is really the time to visit – months on end of sunlight, thawed and navigable fjords, trekking and camping and a diversity of birdlife. But for a traveller seeking quiet and renewal, winter is the time to come. … more about When to visit Svalbard
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Best Served consultant Christopher Kyprianou shares his advice for travellers staying in an ice hotel for the first time. 'Plenty of people are excited about visiting ice hotels, but also somewhat nervous, not knowing what to expect.' … more about Advice for staying in an ice hotel
It’s just as well that we didn’t know we were about to snowmobile over the longest route provided at this time of year, or that it was at least -26 Celsius. As with most slightly scary new adventures, it can be best to just dive in. … more about Snowmobiling in Svalbard as a beginner
We had no idea just how romantic the ICEHOTEL could be, until two different proposals happened there within two days! Here, the lucky couples share their romantic stories. … more about Finding love at the ICEHOTEL
Svalbard is a top place to see the Northern Lights, as well as being home to some of the best-preserved wilderness in the world, world-class scientific research, and a dining scene worth the trip alone. So why don't you know about it? Maybe because, at 78 degrees North, it's a true Arctic hideaway. … more about An introduction to Svalbard