Visiting Norway

Visiting Norway
According to the United Nations Human Development Index, Norway is the best country on Earth in which to live. Its small population enjoys universal health care, comprehensive social security, subsidized higher education, and a very stable welfare net. The country has the second highest GDP in the world (after Switzerland) and the highest ranking on the Democracy Index. Still, Norway gets a tiny fraction of the tourists that visit other European states. Why, and should you go there? We’ll start Read more [...]

Seeing the Northern Lights For Cheap

Seeing the Northern Lights For Cheap
The northern lights, or aurora borealis will leave you awestruck, it's no wonder people are scrambling for trips to see the Northern Lights. It is phenomenon caused by particles from the sun colliding with the Earth’s atmosphere. Light is emitted from atoms, excited by electrons, accelerating along the planet's magnetic field lines. The resulting light bands inspire endless photographs. The different colors are determined by what gases are in the air. The northern lights are best seen between Read more [...]