Rica Grand Hotel Tromso

Storgaten 44, Tromsø, Troms, North Norway, 9008, Norway | 3 star hotel
Prices starting from $180.00

Travel Blogs from Tromsų

Alaskan Huskies and Polar Explorations

A travel blog entry by rambling_roamer


... all the light and people find it hard to sleep. She said you will see people out walking or working in their yards at all hours of the night.

After our tour of the city we headed out to Kvaloya Island, home to the Husky Wilderness Camp. On the way we passed more of the beautiful Norwegian countryside. At the camp we were greeted by the barks and whining of about 300 Alaskan huskies. We began our visit with Joanna telling us about ...

A long silent road

A travel blog entry by adventurescot


... throwing up loads of dust. One would have thought there would be plenty of dampness around this neck of the world to keep the dust at bay but it sure appears its not so.Finally its back to the wonderful twisty E6 and I'm back in photo mode and enjoying the ride. As we are now way up north the peaks of the mountains are totally white with solid snow. These white peaks make for great photography against the blue sky. Some of the wonderful frozen lakes have islands with trees in ...

The big 1 0. Week ten :)

A travel blog entry by lesliegugger


... are nearly always in English. The thought of popcorn, chocolate covered treats and not having to sitting awkwardly in silence for hours on end in a dark hotel room was enough to lure us out after 5 pm. Being out after 5 pm is something we haven't done the entire time in Tromso, don't ask why because we don't have the faintest idea. We bough our tickets to see "American Hustle" as you do when you're in the arctic circle then went to buy our snacks. I walked around looking ...

Day 10 Tromso

A travel blog entry by beverlyndavid


... to the various Islands, we have never come across a roundabout in a tunnel before !

Our journey takes us through some spectacular scenery and in the white wilderness we spot our reindeers and Sami hosts waiting to give us a warm welcome.
There is a limit to the number of people they allow to visit, we were 29 passengers and one escort, it definitely ensured that the whole experience was on a personal level rather than a large tourist group.

...and because I had been jealous of Lyra ;-)

A travel blog entry by acres_wild


... Nansen, even though I had a book about him as a child. They also had a room showing current environmental research at the University of Tromso, which was also very interesting and I find it great the university specializes in topics which are locally relevant and has so much expertise in arctic research. After Matt managed to drag me out we went for coffee or yet another hot chocolate in a nice café in the centre, before getting on the bus for ...

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This 3 star hotel, located on Storgaten 44, Tromsų, is near Polaria, Arctic Cathedral, The Polar Museum (Polarmuseet), and Tromso Fjords.
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