Everlasting love – Paris

To me, Paris was love at first sight, and this love is growing every time we meet. I love this city! It is well-known for being the most romantic city in the world, and I'm sure it is, but it is so much more. I have been fortunate to visit Paris several times, and I…

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Kayaking and Hiking Svalbard

From Longyearbyen we had been enjoying the beautiful view of Hiortfjellet on the other side of the fjord. The third day it was time to climb the mountain, but first we had to cross the fjord by kayak. We started early in the morning, got our kayak equipment and safety instructions. I had zero experience with…

Day Trip to Barentsburg and the Esmark Glacier

    The second day at Svalbard, we had booked a fjord cruise with MS Langøysund. We were picked up at our hotel in the morning and driven down to the fjord where we were met by our guide, Stein from Svalbard. Our guide telling us about the safety on board. We left the Adventfjord…

Huset – A Taste of Svalbard

In Longyearbyen, there is the world's northernmost fine dining restaurant Huset. The restaurant is tucked away in the corner of Longyearbyen, a 20 minute walk away from the town centre. The restaurant  has magnificent views of the mountains, and an enormous polar bear skin stretched across one of its walls. Huset has been serving food since…