The Faroe Islands is an archipelago located between the Norwegian Sea and the North Atlantic Ocean. They sit approximately halfway between Norway and Iceland, 320 kilometres from Great Britain. It does not take long to figure out that the weather plays a huge part of life on The Faroe Islands. The islands are an autonomousRead more
There really is something quite attractive about the night train that I can’t quite put my finger on. Perhaps I like the gentle rocking of the train through the night or the soft ping ping ping of the countless level crossings we pass, or perhaps it’s just because there is time for quiet reflection asRead more
In 100 days ICEHOTEL #26 will open and building has not even started! Building will start in November when the temperature stays below -5C. Some 250km inside the Arctic Circle, somewhere deep in Swedish Lapland, ICEHOTEL rises from the frozen Torne River once again. Click on the image to see more!
The northern lights season has started! A spectacular array of green ribbons danced across the night sky across Scandinavia last night. With 6 months of the northern lights season ahead of us we can expect many more images like this. This photo was taken by our in house photographer Darren Hamlin in Åre, in theRead more
ICEHOTEL #26 revealed! As many of you are returning from your summer holidays ICEHOTEL is putting the finishing touches to the design for this season. This season ICEHOTEL is offering aurora alarms, so as you sleep soundly someone is watching and waiting. Should there be magic …. you can be sure you won’t miss outRead more
Author: Christine Zazzera This summer has not been the best in Sweden. Normally, the weather is beautiful throughout June and July. This year, it felt like the summer hadn’t ever really arrived. When I checked the forecast before I left Uppsala for Gothenburg it seemed like I was going to miss the beautiful weather onRead more