Blog Archives

Tirpitz Museum – The Story of the Beast

You’ll find Kåfjord just a few deciliters of fuel southwest of Alta. Between March 22nd 1943 and October 15th 1944 the battle ship Tirpitz anchored in Kåfjord, Altafjord. Just behind the new bridge on the picture it harbored. The ship

Tagged with:
Posted in Alta, ARCTIC FJORD ROAD, LIFE

Arctic Cartoons Long before Disney

People, Man, or as plant prodigy Carl von Linné named us, Homo sapiens sapiens came to being some 200.000 years ago in Eastern Africa.  About 50.000 years ago, people started migrating to the rest of the world. At that time

Tagged with: , ,
Posted in Alta, MIDNIGHT SUN ROAD

The Northern Light’s Cathedral

Churches have been an important part of The Diamonds of the Arctic Tour. Anywhere you go in the world they are impressive buildings. Some churches, say, the Liverpool Cathedral took 74 years to build. The new church of Alta was

Tagged with: , ,
Posted in Alta, MIDNIGHT SUN ROAD

The Northern Lights Currency – NOK 200

Mr. Kristian Birkeland (1867 – 1917) was a Norwegian scientist. At an early age he showed interest and acumen for physics. Birkeland had an inquisitive and innovative mind. He was very interested in magnetism. His knowledge was used for industrial

Tagged with: ,
Posted in Alta, MIDNIGHT SUN ROAD

Three Simple Tips from an Arctic Cook That Will Make Anyone an Excellent Cook

Millions of people all over the world are apping for great cooking tips. People love watching TV-shows aiming to emulate details of chefs such as Jamie Oliver, Wolfgang Puck, Mario Batali, Rachael Ray, Nigella Lawson, Gordon Ramsay, Sandra Lee, Jacques

Tagged with: ,
Posted in Alta, LIFE, MIDNIGHT SUN ROAD
This is VisitNordkapp Blog!

Arctic Tweets
Recent Posts
Subscribe to the Blog
Enter your Email

Preview | Powered by FeedBlitz
VisitNordkapp AdColumn

Archives
Categories
Arctic Cloud
Flickr
Meta