The decision by Norwegian Railways to close down the nigh train service on the three main destinations in Southern Norway, has resulted in strong protests from the districts affected. - The Railroad has been the lifeline for us over the past 100 years, says the Mayor of Voss..
A record number of cruise ships are expected at Norwegian shores this summer. The harbours of Bergen, Geiranger and Oslo are all reporting an increased number of vessels calling at their ports, compared with last summer.
The Scandinavian Airlines System and the airline Braathens are now installing bulletproof cockpit doors on all its airliners. This is in line with new regulations from the European Joint Aviation Authorities (JAA).
Join us for a relaxing 2-day sightseeing cruise that will take you through some of the most scenic parts of the Fjords. We sail between idyllic skerries and small islands on the majestic Sognefjord, “King of the Fjords”.
Norway's famous coastal cruise vessels 'Hurtigruten' carried 547,407 passengers along the coast from Bergen to Kirkenes last year. This is 100,723 more than last year, a formidable increase of 23 per cent..