Skansen Hotell

Storgata 105, Tromsø, Troms, North Norway, 9008, Norway | 3 star hotel
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Travel Blogs from Tromsų

Alaskan Huskies and Polar Explorations

A travel blog entry by rambling_roamer


... decorated the door to our cabin for Karl’s birthday! I hadn’t slept well the night before (maybe all that Midnight Sun), so we took a nap after lunch. For dinner we went to the Italian specialty restaurant onboard, Sabatini’s. We had a great dinner – especially good (of course) was the pasta course. After dinner we went to see the show, “The McDonald Brothers”. They were 2 very talented young men from ...

The big 1 0. Week ten :)

A travel blog entry by lesliegugger


... This was an expensive mistake but it sure was funny as hell. Set the alarm after cleaning up our room that looked like a bomb went off in it and tried to get some sleep. Most awful day ever. Woke at 5, heaved our bags through the town as well as the snow, sludge and ice. Had to wait 30 mins in the minus degree temperature. Then the bus-a-thon started. We were dropped off into the middle of now where on some random island. This continued on through out the entire day. On the ...

Day 10 Tromso

A travel blog entry by beverlyndavid


... a go too.

We also had the opportunity to go inside the Lavvo Tent which would originally have been made from animal skins but never the less the inside was authentic with birch twigs layered on the floor and reindeer skins placed on top.
In the centre of the tent was a wood fire burning and Ula our Sami host sang us a beautiful song. We listened intently about Sami traditions which was very interesting. It was also lovely and warm inside the Lavvo ...

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

A travel blog entry by acres_wild


... we got a nice warm dinner of fish soup and a local dessert in a traditional Sami tent together with the people doing other activities like snowmobiling and reindeer sledding. Then we got on the bus, which brought us back in Tromso just in time to miss the last bus, so there goes yet another cab ride home, where we had a nice chat and exchange of experiences with the girls and finally met our host, who was back from Oslo and was very nice and ...


A travel blog entry by helenclare


... So we had 5 Alaskan huskies to pull us along, they can definitely pick up some speed!! Pictures are attached, don't worry I won't bore you with the video I managed to take :) Afterwards, we were explained a little bit about the history of the Alaskan huskies :) then it was time for more food. More reindeer, but this time it came with mash potato, mushrooms and red currants; absolut lecker!!! Dessert was the same chocolate cake as the night before, but that was okay, it ...

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This 3 star hotel, located on Storgata 105, Tromsų, is near Polaria, Arctic Cathedral, The Polar Museum (Polarmuseet), and Tromso Fjords.
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