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Bring Exactly What You Need with this Norway Cruise Packing List

Even if you’ve cruised before, Norway is a whole different animal: the weather is finicky at best and there’s a good chance you’ll fly a low-cost airline to get to your starting and ending ports, where every pound of baggage costs you.  That’s why I’ve compiled the perfect Norway cruise packing list for you.  It …

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Ultimate Cheat Sheet to Pulpit Rock Hike, One of the Best Hikes in Norway

Against my better judgement, I used my one and only day in Stavanger to do the Pulpit Rock hike.  On paper, this was a silly decision.  It takes a ferry and bus to get there, using up precious time, and it’s notorious for being crowded.  On top of that, it’s less of a “trail” and …

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waterfall as seen from cruise ship deck

6 Norwegian Fjords Cruise Tips: How to Cruise to Norway the Right Way

When I started planning my Norway trip, I knew there was only one way I wanted to do it: by Norwegian Fjords cruise.  Being in the midst of it all — tumbling waterfalls, dramatic cliffs, and narrow bends — is only possible when you’re on the water. But quickly, I realized there were other advantages …

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