Top 5 Norwegian Scenic Routes

Norway’s scenic routes consist of 18 road trips specially chosen for their natural beauty, yet enhanced still further by the addition of contemporary works of art and architecture by some of the nation’s leading names. Located across the country, from its south to its far north, these unmissable trails take in some of the best […]

Norwegian Fjords for Travelers – The Stuff that Matters

by Marcelo Guimaraes – Founder & Owner of Discover Scandinavia Tours If someone were to ask me: “Marcelo, what are the top-three Scandinavian attractions that your clients want to experience?” my answer certainly would include the Norwegian fjords. Fjords in Norway are a must. The other two would be the Northern Lights and a tie […]

ALL the Answers You Need on Scandinavian Ice Hotels (3 “Hidden” Gems)

by Marcelo Guimaraes – Founder & Owner of Discover Scandinavia Tours INTRODUCTION – Is an Ice Hotel Stay for Me? Great news: you have decided to go on an awesome winter vacation in Lapland! Now you are thinking about all the fun things you will see and experience there, so these questions are inevitable: how […]

How to Set Up A Glacier Vacation in Iceland or Norway

by Marcelo Guimaraes – Founder & Owner of Discover Scandinavia Tours INTRODUCTION – What Can I Do on a Glacier? To most people, the idea of walking on a glacier is pretty exotic and seemingly out of reach. Seeing the inside of a glacier may even sound impossible… but it isn’t, fortunately! If you know […]

Want a Fantastic Winter Vacation? Visit Lapland!

by Marcelo Guimaraes – Founder & Owner of Discover Scandinavia Tours INTRODUCTION – Vacationing at the Top of the World Lapland is an adventure. I am not talking about dangling from a cliff, jumping from an airplane or searching long-lost treasures in some subterranean metropolis of millennia ago. By “adventure” I mean: inherently and delightfully […]

A Practical Guide For Wonderful Northern Lights Tours

by Marcelo Guimaraes – Founder & Owner of Discover Scandinavia Tours INTRODUCTION – WHAT YOU WILL GET FROM READING THIS In the last few years, I have created many Northern Lights tours for hundreds of clients. Often the interactions are initiated with the following request: “We want to go on a trip where the ultimate […]

Packing List for Your Norway Summer Vacation

Your Norway vacation is booked, and you are starting to plan for your exciting adventure. Knowing what to pack and bring can be a little overwhelming, so we put together a list for you with items we think are helpful to bring on your Norway trip. Some of these items might not apply to you […]

UNESCO Sites to Visit in Norway

Norway is a beautiful country filled with natural beauty, maybe best known for its fjords and mountains. Norway also has a lot of cultural and historical value to it. UNESCO, United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, has eight sites in Norway on their World Heritage list. Interesting places to visit and explore. The eight […]

5 Highlights on the “Norway in a Nutshell” Oslo Bergen Tour

Norway in a nutshell, Oslo – Bergen Tour is an unforgettable nature experience. You will enjoy the beautiful landscape, traveling comfortably with train, ferry, and coach. You will be on the fjord but also be able to admire the water flow from aside. The trip can be completed in a day but to be able […]

3 Family Activities in Denmark

Are you planning a trip to Denmark and Scandinavia? Are you looking for fun family activities in Denmark? Denmark is a great country for all ages. From small kids to adults there is something for everybody. Here we will be talking about 3 great activities that the whole family can enjoy. 3 Fun Family Activities […]