Go for a Hike the Scandinavian Way

photo credit: Eva Ellie

When traveling in Scandinavia, I realized how different hiking is in these countries than the United States. Typically a standard breakfast or even a large one starts out the hiker’s day. As hikers set off to explore the mountains, they have minimal gear and simply “fold up” some leftovers from[Read more]

Keep the Torch Burning: Traditions, Sport and Creativity

Lillehammer, Norway

On the heels of the closing ceremonies of this year’s Winter Olympics, I felt inspired to revisit photos I took several summers ago in Lillehammer, Norway, site of the 1994 Winter Olympics.  Many of the venues within the Olympic Village have stood the test of time, and Lillehammer will host[Read more]