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Malmö dangerous

From its modest beginnings as a ferry stop for local bishops in the 13th century to the vibrant, dynamic, and lively city …

Best igloo hotels in Norway

Norway is a country that exudes frosty enjoyment in the winter and festive fun in the summer. It is encircled by towering …

Tromso itinerary

If you are going to Norway and plan on visiting the breathtaking city of Tromso, there is no doubt that you will …

free museums in Copenhagen

The free museums in Copenhagen are often the product of local history. There is little to no admission fee for most museums …

Viking Ship

The Viking Museum in Stockholm, Sweden, is a cool modern museum that opened in 2016. It tells the story of the Scandinavian …

Free Museums in Oslo

The 10 Best Free Museums in Oslo

Oslo is a city with a rich cultural history and many beautiful museums to explore. Oslo’s museums are of great historical value, …


With its charming cobblestone streets, world-class museums, and unique architectural style, the Norwegian city of Trondheim is a popular destination for tourists …

Northern Lights Denmark

Denmark is a great place to see the Northern lights, but it’s not an easy thing to do. This year, there were …

food in Scandinavia

Norway, Denmark, and Sweden are commonly referred to as Scandinavia. These countries may have a lot of things in common, but their …

A blog about travelling Scandinavia, living in Scandinavia and all things Scandinavia

Hi there! We are three friends obsessed with traveling and, to state the obvious, this is a travel blog about the countries that make up the mesmerizing region of Scandinavia!

Why specifically Scandinavia you ask? Well, traveling through Scandinavia has always been the biggest passion that all three of us share. We were always fascinated by the culture, the history of these lands, the breathtaking landscapes, the picturesque towns, the lively cities – everything these northern countries have to offer, we’ve seen it, we’ve done it, and are looking forward to seeing and do it again!

So, are you looking for travel guides to help you plan a trip to Scandinavia? You’re in the right place! Handy travel tips that will make your travel buddies impressed by your savvy? It’s all here! A plethora of articles about where to go, what to see, what to do, and how to do it? Plus, answers to all the obvious and not-so-obvious questions you may have had about what it’s like to live in or travel to Scandinavia?  We’ve got you covered!



The southernmost of the Scandinavian countries, Denmark combines seamlessly its modern Scandinavian architecture with the fairy tale charm and special atmosphere of the old picturesque towns. Though most tourists visit Copenhagen, the truth is that Denmark has much more to offer to the curious traveler. So what else is there to discover in Denmark besides its beautiful capital? Let’s find out!

Norway attracts tons of visitors and it’s easy to see why. Astonishing fjords, snow-capped mountains, the famous Northern Lights, beautiful coastal settlements… The list goes on and on, however, the typical visitor is not only looking to experience the breathtaking Norwegian landscape by engaging in a variety of outdoor activities. Art and cultural tourism are just as popular in Norway, proving that this country is so much more than just stunning nature!

It is true that a description such as “the perfect blend of wonderful natural attractions and fascinating urban experiences” would apply to many places in Scandinavia. Make no mistake, however, each one of the Scandinavian countries has its own identity and distinct character, with Sweden not being an exception. Amazing scenery and rich cultural heritage, lively cities, towns of elegant charm, exciting food scenes, all with a distinct Swedish touch. Sweden is a country you will surely come to love!

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northern lights Oslo

Few places in the world offer better viewing of the Northern Lights than Norway. Oslo is a starting point for millions of …

Kiruna Northern Lights

Kiruna is one of the best places to see Aurora Borealis. Located within the aural zone, the chances of witnessing the northern lights in Kiruna are great.

countries in Scandinavia

Several countries in Northern Europe share cultural heritage, history, and language. Moreover, their inhabitants have identical or similar lifestyles. However, there are …

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Höga Kusten (Hoga Kusten) or the High Coast of Sweden is a beautiful, peaceful region with striking views and incredible history. It’s …


A group of travel bloggers with a passion for fun, affordable, and culturally broadening trips

True Scandinavia’s purpose is to convey the feeling of joy and excitement that we get every time we visit our favorite part of this wondrous planet. Our commitment is to inform and inspire by sharing our experiences, gained through several years of traveling Scandinavia.

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