No visit to Norway’s fjords is complete without a stay in Bergen, but it is also a fabulous short break destination.
Project Travel’s recommend list of the top 5 things to do and see on a visit to the Norwegian capital, Oslo.
The best way to visit St Petersburg in Russia from Ireland is on an escorted tour with Project Travel.
There are plenty of ways to enjoy a holiday in Norway’s fjords: a short cruise, fly-drive, escorted tour or self-guided holiday.
Find out what it is like to take a Hurtigruten voyage along the Norwegian coastline in Summer.
There are many good reasons to consider taking an escorted tour in Europe in Summer or to distant places like Antarctica apart from travelling alone. Find out why.
Wondering what to do in Tromso while waiting to see the Northern Lights? Read our top 5 recommendations of things to do in Tromso – but there’s plenty more too!
Here’s our Top 5 Best Places to See the Northern Lights in Norway – heading from North to South.
Just as there is an Aural Circle around the North Pole, there is another around the South Pole. It has exactly the same effect on the solar particles flying through space, attracting them and channelling them into our atmosphere. These are the Southern Lights.
Tromso in Northern Norway is situated above the Arctic Circle and right under the Aural Oval making it one of the best places to see the Northern Lights.
Find out what clothes you should bring to go watching the Northern Lights in northern Norway. It’s not as complex as you think and you probably have most, if not all, of them in your cupboard already.
Project Travel sent FutureProof, the science programme on Newstalk, in search of the Northern Lights. This video features their experience in Tromso and hunting the Northern Lights.
Project Travel sent FutureProof, the science programme on Newstalk, in search of the Northern Lights. The resulting programme won an award. This video features their experience Whale Watching in Tromso.
Project Travel sent FutureProof, the science programme on Newstalk, in search of the Northern Lights. The resulting programme won an award. This video features their experience going Husky Dog Sledding in Tromso.
What are the Northern Lights and how are they caused? Read a simple explanation and also find out about some Northern Lights myths and legends.
If you’re heading to Tromso to hunt the Northern Lights this Winter, check out the top 3 Winter Festivals. There’s an International Film Festival, a Northern Lights Arts & Music Festival and Sami Week with Reindeer Racing through the town!
If you want to get an idea of what a whale watching trip in Tromso is really like, have a look at this recent TV report from Sunday AM on TV3.
If you want to get an idea of what the city of Tromso is like – and see what Reindeer Sledding entails – have a look at this recent TV report.