With such a variety of landscapes and activities, it's hard to define the best time to visit Scandinavia. The answer, really, is that there isn't one. Endless summer days bathed in the midnight sun give way to months of snow-bound fun, when, for many, Scandinavia really comes into its own. … more about The seasons of Scandinavia
Scandinavia specialist Sophie Sadler has just returned from a magical trip in Finnish Lapland. Read her in-depth review and recommendations here. … more about Just back from: a summer adventure in Finnish Lapland
The ICEHOTEL has long been known for its spectacularly unique art suites, carved yearly out of blocks from the frozen Torne river. We take a look at our favourite art suites in this world-renowned construction, from mammoth King Kong carvings to 1920s apartments. … more about Our favourite ICEHOTEL Art Suites
It's rather ironic that Iceland, the 'land of ice and fire', contains zero ice hotels. But what it lacks in ice it more than makes up for in national park-framed lodges and private lagoon hotels. Still hankering to sleep on a bed made of snow? The neighbouring Nordics have more than enough. … more about Why are there no ice hotels in Iceland?
It’s official – Finland is, according to a new United Nations report, the happiest country on earth. And their Nordic cousins aren't too far behind. … more about Finland: the happiest country on Earth
Saunas and the Nordics have long been synonymous, so it’s unsurprising that there's a day dedicated to saunas in Helsinki, Finland on 10 March. To celebrate, we've compiled a list of our favourite places to immerse yourself in the Scandi pastime, from snow saunas in Lapland to boat spas in Norway. … more about Our favourite places to sauna in Scandinavia & the Nordics