Bergen as your gateway to the fjords

Bergen is marketed as the ‘Gateway to the Fjords’; it’s where countless excursions to glaciers, Fjords and mountains depart from, and the ease of getting to some of Norway’s most incredible landscapes was probably the main reason we wanted to go there.

via 10 things to do in Bergen, Norway – Sophar So Good

Header photo by: Tagois (Flickr)

Picturesque Ålesund is hard to find

Hidden away in the fragmented coastline of central Norway lies the picturesque gem of Alesund. This city surrounded by islands and fjords boasts not only beautiful landscapes, but some of the country’s most exquisite architecture. Here, wonderful art nouveau buildings line the waterfront really just putting Alesund over the top as one of Norway’s most scenic spots.

via Top Places to Visit in Norway – Not Wanderlust

Header photo by: airdna.co

Geirangerfjord – Norway by Camper

The Geirangerfjord is maybe the most beautiful of its kind. It is surrounded by steep snow covered mountains and is well know for its deep blue water color. Since 2005 the Fjord is UNESCO-protected.

via Top 5 Most popular places to visit – Norway by Camper

Header photo: Alex Galiano

October in the Balkans

Kotor is a stunning fjord-like town with amazing mountains and deep green- blue water. In summer, we heard it was crammed. While we were there, it was super quiet – with only one cruise ship each day turning up for a few hours.

via October in the Balkans – merranandkaram