The quiet seaside city of Ålesund in Norway might not have the cultural significance or vibrant nightlife of other Scandinavian cities, but it certainly has an excellent foodie scene. Check out these popular eateries for a taste of seafood like you’ve never experienced.
XL Diner is popular throughout Europe as the best bacalao restaurant on the continent. They serve three different varieties of clipfish, and provide spectacular views overlooking the harbor.
Lyst Cafe won’t be breaking any new ground when it comes to the culinary arts, but if you’re looking for a place that serves homemade meals there’s no place like it. The cozy atmosphere is the perfect place to enjoy a midday coffee, or dine on some of the scrumptious creamy fish soup.
Sostrene Fryd has pulled off the remarkable task of being a gluten-free restaurant where the food doesn’t taste gluten-free. From the monk fish burgers to the fish soup, everything here is swarming with flavor. The relaxing atmosphere is perfect for a night out with friends.
The Apotekeren Kafe is next door to the Art Noveau Center and something of a hidden secret among the locals. Visitors claim it holds the best chocolate cake on Earth. That’s a mighty claim to live up to, but we think they give it an impressive go.
Sjobua offers fine dining in a beautiful location alongside the harbor, with views and a vibrant, classy atmosphere. The seafood is arguably the best in Ålesund, with the poached hake a favorite.
The internet is teeming with countless listicles that advise you on what to pack for your next vacation, especially when it comes to products to help you stay safe and healthy while miles away from home. But there are some medical products you might not really need, despite the overflow of suggestions.
Mana is the life force Tahitians believe connects all things. Feel the mana for yourself on a visit to the islands of Tahiti, and sample some of these activities as you connect with the breathtaking nature of the South Pacific. Fly Air France from the United States to Tahiti in the most convenient and comfortable way and let your holiday start on board.
While the snow continued to fall at a steady clip, my taxi pulled up outside Hotel Bonaventure Montréal. A quick departure from my cab and a few steps later, I was taken in by the distinctive style of the entrance corridor. A quick elevator ride to the lobby is necessary because Hotel Bonaventure Montréal sits on the final two floors of a 17-story business and professional complex. The hotel is located in the heart of downtown Montréal, and even connects to the city’s underground concourse.
Bleisure — it’s a term we’re all familiar with these days. After all, millennials drive the rising trend, combining business and leisure trips regularly. Take a few days to decompress in a new destination after a hectic schedule of meetings and business.
The Danakil Depression has been described as hell on Earth. Considered the hottest place on the planet, the nightmare conditions of the Depression led to some incredibly fascinating formations. If you can withstand the climate, it offers a unique adventure few have ever seen.