Norwegian Fjords Cruise: Essential Tips & Review (2020 Update)


One of my favourite trips from the last few years was a cruise along the Norwegian fjords on P&O’s Britannia. In this ultimate guide, I give the lowdown on the itinerary, the ports of call, the ship plus essential tips for booking your cruise along Norway’s fjords.

An Alesund Art Nouveau Walk: Norway’s Fairy-tale Town

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Updated post: 26/01/20 | February 2020   Alesund, a fishing town and port on Norway’s west coast, has a distinctive architectural style borne out of devastation. On a stormy night in January 1904, a fire raged through the town, destroying 850 houses and leaving 10,000 people homeless. Mercifully, only one person perished. In just four years, […]

The Flam Railway: Tips for Riding Norway’s Most Scenic Train

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Updated post: 23/02/20 | February Flam is a popular port of call on Norway fjord cruises. Here’s all you need to know about riding the Flam Railway. All aboard! I felt waves of anticipation ripple through the train carriage as passengers took their seats amid excited chatter. I too was stupidly excited at the prospect […]