Lappmarksvägen winter hike

Best time of the year to hike certain trails are right now, when the ground is a bit frozen, most of the greenery are bowing down and som light beautiful snow have just fallen.. no pestering insects, no soggy grounds and no clinging bush... just a frozen nature going to sleep. (Another good example when [...]

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My cosy little farm in Northern Sweden

So I finally did it. I have moved... (ahem ..yes, again).. but this time to the northern part of Sweden. People have various reasons why they move, but for me it was a combination of too expensive living costs in town, the increasing criminality and of course...an old dream of having my very own little [...]

Hurtigruten MS Polarlys

Yeah! Finally back in Norway again! After just 2 days at home I again packed my bags and headed for Norway. When asked to work at the power and avalanche center in Tafjord again I did not hesitate - of course I would! First I had to fly over for a short visit/stopover at my  family's place on [...]

Svalbard

So, what can you do when the heat is "unbearable"(I can't stand it) and the pollen allergy is becoming a real pain ..well, you could escape to a better place -  Svalbard! I decided to jumped on a short budget stay in Longyearbyen - and here I am now this late evening, sitting alone in the chilly wind [...]