Monthly Archives: February 2013

The Midnight Sun Road

It is good to have an end to journey toward; but it is the journey that matters in the end  (Ursula LeGuin) A few decades ago a number of municipalities between Piteå and Nordkapp ran a project called “Midnattsolvägen” the

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11 Places to Get Fish on Your Dish in Nordkapp

When visiting the Nordkapp area, you should take advantage of the culinary fish opportunities. The Nordkapp area is famous for its fish. Although some fish dishes require an acquired taste, it is very nutritious. The food culture is unique.  And, the best

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Posted in LIFE, MIDNIGHT SUN ROAD, Nordkapp, SANTA'S ROAD

Gjesværstappan Nature Reserve in Nordkapp – An Egg Heaven before 1983

How do new environmental laws affect people’s daily life? In 1983 many of the seabird breeding spots along the coast of Finnmark in Northern Norway became nature reserves. Before 1983, people would pick seabird eggs as an important source of

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Posted in LIFE, MIDNIGHT SUN ROAD, NATURE, Nordkapp, SANTA'S ROAD

12 Things You Should Do If You Meet a Bear in the Wilderness

You are hiking peacefully along the trail when all of a sudden you spot a bear. You heart rate makes a jump and you wonder what to do now. Who is afraid of who? The bear has more to fear

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Unfolding Local Diamonds of the Arctic

A travel blog is very often written by a traveler. This travel blog is written by a local. My name is Rune Bjerkli. As many people in the north, I have personal ties to the whole arctic area. I live

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