These hardy souls are all about embracing life's challenges, including midwinter's perpetual darkness.
Norway's Lofoten islands and the magnificent fjords were unforgettable.
From picturesque fishing towns to breathtaking gardens, this Scandinavian journey is not to be missed.
Spectacular scenery, pretty towns, even a cooking lesson - a cruise of the Norwegian fjords hits all the right notes.
It may sound like something out of a science-fiction film, but cryotherapy could be the world's coolest spa trend.
Giving peace a chance in Norway's stylish capital.
Cruise through Norway's fiordic coastline aboard a working Hurtigruten ship.
One of the best places to see aurora borealis is from this city on the Arctic Circle.