Travel advice in Lofoten from Sarah and Leo
2020-06-28 19:52Meet the two local children, Sarah and Leo, both growing up in Lofoten. Together with the rest of the children here they are your hosts while visiting. When you are on holiday on our amazing islands, you are visiting their home. The kids in Lofoten share with pleasure their community with you, as lo
Lofoten outdoor toilet with bird song
2020-06-30 12:27«It is just passed midnight. On the northern (outer) side of Lofoten, the sea and the mountains are flood lit by nice orange light. I have not seen the midnight sun before, but today I managed to persuade mum to let me stay awake long. We walk barefoot on the beach, the sun is warm and make the sea
Your car holiday, my playground
2020-06-29 23:07«The road curved around houses, steep mountain sides and sheep pastures. It is my home village you are driving through. I used to play along the road side here, and mum drives this road every day when she goes to work and we use this road when we cycle to the beach on beautiful summer days. You are
Camping in Lofoten? Please read this
2020-06-29 22:02«Me and dad have built a shelter in the mountain side where we live. We built it together and it is really nice. You are welcome to visit it when you take a walk in the mountains, or even stay overnight in it if the weather surprises you. But please do not use it as a camp site for many days. Rememb
A reminder from Ole, 8 years old – use the garbage bin!
2017-07-17 13:23«It should be possible to use all the garbage bins we have here in Lofoten. I do not have time to pick up all the garbage from everybody who is visiting! And I prefer picking blueberries rather than picking garbage»
- 8 years old Lofoten boy
Lofotodden national park
2020-06-15 14:57Lofotodden National Park was officially opened on June 9, 2019 and is Norway’s 40th and newest national park. The National Park is located on Moskenes Island in the southwestern part of Lofoten and covers an area of 99 square kilometres, where 86 square kilometres are land area and 13 are marine are
The "Right to Roam" — Freedom with responsibility in the great outdoors
2017-03-15 14:35The right to roam gives you the right to walk along the shoreline, through forests and in the mountains across the whole of Northern Norway. However, you must remember that you have a responsibility to leave nature exactly as you found it.