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Snowshoeing is a perfect recreational activity to step out of monotonous routine, indulge in the beauty of forests and mountains, experience rejuvenating solitude and learn more about winter habitats.
One of the best parts about traveling to new countries is being able to experience new cultures, traditions, and cuisines. However, as socially conscious travelers today, we need to think more critically about how we behave in countries and cultures that aren’t ours.
At Outdoor Norway, we put a lot of emphasis on ecotourism, green practices and sustainability. However, for travelers that are new to the game, it can be hard to imagine what that looks like. One key way you can do this is to reduce plastic waste.
Tourism is a global, trillion dollar industry that expands into even the most remote corners of the world. From budgeted family road trips to hugely extravagant luxury vacations, tourism also comes in all kinds of forms. Historical, religious, culinary, cultural, adventure, environmental and more.
As we edge closer to the point of no return with the delicate balance of our complex ecosystem, a targeted effort needs to be made to make sure we lower the impact of our lifestyles on the environment. The way we travel is no different.
Winter in Norway isn’t for the weak. With the exception of people who live in Canada or Iceland; Norwegian winters, especially in the North bring rain and wind as well as inevitable snowfall. This means that not only should visitors bring snow-friendly clothing — wind and waterproofing are preferable too.
Since tourism is now a billion-dollar global industry, and the impact the industry has had on natural environments is well documented; it’s important that every traveler and tourist service provider take a minute to think about their role in the grand scheme of things.
Hiking is a practice that people do just about everywhere in the world. From trekking across plains to challenging steep hikes in the mountains —the appeal of traveling through a natural habitat on foot seems to be appealing to all kinds of people.