Going nude: sauna etiquette

It helps to know some of the dos and don’ts before setting foot in a Scandinavian sauna.

Know your reindeer

When it comes to ordering reindeer, know your suovas from your poronpaisti.

Five reasons to visit Lapland

Santa Claus, spectacular fjords and nature’s fireworks are just a few of the wonders that draw visitors to Lapland.

The Arctic Circle and Santa Claus Village

Located smack bang on the Arctic Circle, the Santa Claus Village is a great day out for the whole family.

Staying in rorbuer: traditional fishermen’s huts

No visit to Lofoten is complete without a stay in one of these little red huts on stilts

The Nordkalottleden Trail

Discover one of Europe’s least-known hiking routes with our guide to this multi-national trail

Indigenous rights: the Alta dispute

James Proctor describes the battle between the traditional and modern man