Svalbard formerly known by its Dutch name Spitsbergen is a Norwegian archipelago in the Arctic Ocean. Situated north of mainland Europe, it is about midway…
Longyearbyen: "Many visitors are surprised to find a normal town where they expected a pioneer city. This is no rough, tough ‘Man’s World’, but a place for families. There are two kindergartens, a school and a small church built in 1958 to replace its war-damaged predecessor. Svalbard’s lone functioning church belongs to the official Norwegian Lutheran Church and has a roomy hall and a vicarage." Svalbard: The Bradt Guide www.bradtguides.com
For the best chances to see the northern lights, or aurora borealis, head to Northern Norway or Svalbard between late autumn and early spring. 20 Amazing Photos of The Northern Lights in Norway You’ll Never Forget ! Through the following photos I have selected for you, enjoy in the magical view of this magnificent colored lights written in the sky above the fabulous country Norway ! The Nortern Light, Svolvaer, Norway The Nortern Light, Svolvaer, Norway The Nortern Light, Svolvaer, Norway ...