Hotel Union Øye

The Western Fjords - Norway's best kept secret revealed

We have launched a new self-guided tour for 2019 which takes travellers to an exceptionally beautiful and usually hard to reach area of Norway - in the comfort of a private 50 Degrees North minivan! Escape the summer crowds and explore the secret gems of this stunning region.

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Mick van Maanen / Hurtigruten

Hurtigruten partners up with 50 Degrees North

Two innovation powerhouses partner up and lead the way in authentic and sustainable travel! We are extremely proud to confirm our new global partnership with Hurtigruten, a leader in eco-friendly sea travel.

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Doris Beling

4 Ways to Experience an Authentic Scandinavian Summer

Having grown up in Finland, the thought of summer is instinctively connected to the mental image of a summer cottage by a lake or a river. Up until maybe 15 years ago, everyone's summer cottage was usually totally off grid, which meant that summer holidays and weekends were spent swimming (usually stark naked), fishing, rowing a boat in the cool waters near the cottage...

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Our guide to Scandinavian events for 2019

Add a jazz festival, a world sporting championship or an extreme ski flying competition for extra sparkle on your holiday.

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