Skogan isn't the only place in this popular region worth exploring; those with enough time can also hit the road and discover the charms of the nearby landscapes, cities and towns. Harstad and Tysfjord are two more places worth visiting while you're in Nordland.
A really good way to develop an understanding for a place and its people is by gaining an understanding of its past. While here, take the time to visit the area's old towns. When the weather is fine, why don't you grab the chance to investigate Nordland 's lighthouses and open-air exhibits?.
Discover Nordland 's much-loved waterways. Sea kayaking and canoeing are both popular ways to exercise here. With life so busy, the perfect holiday often means finding great spots to relax. When it's time to unwind, follow the lead of the locals and try cycling or wildlife watching.
Before you set off on your adventure in Nordland, do what the savvy travelers do and get to know a few handy lines in Norwegian. "Kvar kjem du frå?" is useful. It means "Where are you from?" And "Kva heiter du?", which means "What's your name?"
When it is time to depart Skogan, you'll be sure to bid this place a fond "Ha det bra" But be comforted by the fact that you'll be heading home with memories and momentos that you'll be able to enjoy for years to come.