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Sailing Norway's Coastline

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It may not be the first thing that you would associate with Norway but the climate can prove to be nice and mild even in the Lofoten Islands to the North of the Arctic Circle. Consider chartering a yacht in Norway for a holiday where you really do get away from it all. There are few charter destinations where you will often see whales but this is on that list. The Norwegian coast is also unrivalled in its magnificent fjords dropping into the sea. Less well known are the virtually non-existent tides (which I still do not understand). It is not all Fjords though. Consider visiting the Intra-coastal waterway. The charter season in Norway only lasts from April to August but choosing Norway for your charter holiday will be an unforgettable experience.

Written by  Mike Poole.

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“Norway's Fjords”

If you’re not bothered about warm water and palm trees, the unusual landscape of the fjords can be a really fascinating backdrop for a sea going journey. The bit between Bergen and Tromso is known for whales and fishing, but you can head further along … Read more...

Written by  Kenneth Hope.

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