Svalbard

Once you’ve been to Svalbard, life is never the same again.

It’s impossible to forget.

Being so far north is an intoxicating feeling.

Svalbard is a remote archipelago located half-way between Norway and the North Pole and is particularly well known for its unique wildlife of polar bears, walruses, arctic foxes and puffins. The main settlement of Longyearbyen, also known as the world’s most northerly town, is usually the base for most visitors who arrive here and offers a surprising number of things to do and see.

On this blog I showcase what you can do in a place that is 60% glacier covered and has a population of only 2500 people. One thing is for certain, you’ll want to return as soon as you leave…

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