aurora borealis

What Causes The Northern Lights and Where Can I See Them?

The Northern Lights. Photo: Ben Roberts.

Jayne from the Nature Travels team takes a look at the beautiful phenomenon of the Northern Lights. Here in the UK we are not well known for our Northern Lights displays (especially not now we are at the beginning of summer). However, as Aurora displays are sometimes seen (even here in Dorset in the south,

Best Dogsled Tours to See the Northern Lights

Best dogsled tours to see the Northern Lights: Photo: Lydia Lam.

For many travellers, the adventure of driving your own dogsled and the opportunity to see a display of the Northern Lights are two things at the very top of their list. So why not combine the two and go dog sledding in the north of Sweden, Norway or Finland, where you will be far from

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