On birds and bees

On a summery afternoon in June earlier this year we met Monica Benberg Nordli, the head of Kirkenes Hospital maternity ward, by a flower meadow near the Elvenes bridge (not too far from Oddbjorn’s fish). At the shortest day of the year,

On birds and bees

On a summery afternoon in June earlier this year we met Monica Benberg Nordli, the head of Kirkenes Hospital maternity ward, by a flower meadow near the Elvenes bridge (not too far from Oddbjorn’s fish). At the shortest day of the year,

‘COD IS GREAT’

Tor–Emil Sivertsen, aka ‘Varangerkokken’ (The Varanger chef), is a gentleman with a booming voice and a formidable presence. He is a passionate campaigner for the riches of the only eastwardly fjord in Norway, and suggests one should eat one’s way through

‘COD IS GREAT’

Tor–Emil Sivertsen, aka ‘Varangerkokken’ (The Varanger chef), is a gentleman with a booming voice and a formidable presence. He is a passionate campaigner for the riches of the only eastwardly fjord in Norway, and suggests one should eat one’s way through

Thank you!

Time is a ship that is heading south! A big warm thank you to everyone in our team for the outstanding Finnmark hospitality. We have had taxi drivers, midwives, fysiotherapists, husky musher/ miners, ex-librarians, ex-kings guardsmen, hospital staff and passionate chefs

Thank you!

Time is a ship that is heading south! A big warm thank you to everyone in our team for the outstanding Finnmark hospitality. We have had taxi drivers, midwives, fysiotherapists, husky musher/ miners, ex-librarians, ex-kings guardsmen, hospital staff and passionate chefs

Time is a ship featured in ‘Finnmarken’

Kristin’s king crab acrobatics is featured in Finnmarken today!

Time is a ship featured in ‘Finnmarken’

Kristin’s king crab acrobatics is featured in Finnmarken today!

NKS from A to Z

Gunnar Stumo is one very “hands on” man. He is Finnmarkssykehuset’s chosen project manager for New Kirkenes Hospital and takes care of all aspects of the process of planning and building the new hospital. He controls the process and makes sure the the mighty

NKS from A to Z

Gunnar Stumo is one very “hands on” man. He is Finnmarkssykehuset’s chosen project manager for New Kirkenes Hospital and takes care of all aspects of the process of planning and building the new hospital. He controls the process and makes sure the the mighty

Ester’s fishing rock

Ester worked as a librarian at the Vadsø library until she retired three years ago. She now enjoys sweet times with her knockout husband (who makes some exquisite cold smoked salmon on their yard). We snacked on cloudberries and chatted about all

Ester’s fishing rock

Ester worked as a librarian at the Vadsø library until she retired three years ago. She now enjoys sweet times with her knockout husband (who makes some exquisite cold smoked salmon on their yard). We snacked on cloudberries and chatted about all

The Vagabond Husky Trio

It is Transborder Cafe in November 2014 and Karoline bumps into a fellow trønder, Magnus Gorter-Voie. Before we know it, we are driving down Pasvik valley for an overnight stay at Magnus’ husky farm. A larger than life dog and Lene Ødegård

The Vagabond Husky Trio

It is Transborder Cafe in November 2014 and Karoline bumps into a fellow trønder, Magnus Gorter-Voie. Before we know it, we are driving down Pasvik valley for an overnight stay at Magnus’ husky farm. A larger than life dog and Lene Ødegård