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Arkhangelsk authorities have tightened the rules, making it practically impossible for pilgrims and tourists to go onshore at the popular monastery archipelago in the White Sea as a protective measures to stop the spread of the coronavirus.
June 24, 2020
The aim is to establish a network with no more than 100 km between each fast-chargers on the main roads.
June 23, 2020
The European Union has granted Kvarken region in the Gulf of Bothnia funding to implement flights with electric planes between the Vaasa region in Finland and Sweden's Västerbotten county.
June 17, 2020
Norwegian Air will resume flights to airports in northern Sweden and Norway for its July and August program.
June 17, 2020
Authors of Russia's new Arctic Tourism Strategy are confident that traveling to the top of the world will soon set new records.
June 15, 2020
The «Akademik Lomonosov» has been officially handed over to the Russian state nuclear power company.
July 04, 2019
Developers in Singapore intend to ship thousands of Asians to a tourism machine in Arctic waters
January 24, 2019
Overnight stays by Japanese tourists in Lapland (Arctic Finland) have declined every month since the end of last year, according to Statistics Finland figures.
October 01, 2018
The perfect land of the north first referred to by Greek historian Herodotus finds a home in the Kola Peninsula.
September 17, 2018
The number of people crossing the Norwegian-Russian border is shrinking. But some people, like Aleksandr, will continue to travel between the countries. «I have been doing my shopping in Kirkenes since 1995», he says.
June 08, 2018
Prices start at 7,675 rubels, less than 1,000 kroner, for a one-way ticket.
May 10, 2018
The country’s government wants to make the untouched areas of the Taymyr Peninsula a new and exclusive destination.
July 17, 2017
Russia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs has informed Norway that Orenburzhye airlines is ready to start flights. Aviation authorities at Tromsø airport, though, haven’t been contacted.
June 06, 2017
Saariselkä ski resort in Finnish Lapland still has 50-100 cm snow.
June 06, 2017
With ice on the rivers, the interest in going for fly fishing on the Kola Peninsula is limited.
May 19, 2017
Norwegian Government gives priority to extension of the runway at Kirkenes airport.
April 05, 2017
Soviet era air traffic agreement forces Norwegian Air Shuttle to fly south of Russian airspace on routes to Asia.
March 27, 2017
They are now the biggest group of foreign travellers in the Russian Arctic region, almost twice as many as the ones from neighbouring Nordic states.
March 16, 2017
Tromsø-based start-up airline FlyViking presents wide range of possible routes.
February 19, 2017
2016 was a record-setting year for the tourism sector in Finnish Lapland. More visitors, especially from Asia and the UK, boosted tourism in Finland’s far north by more than 10% last year.
February 17, 2017
The potential is great, regional authorities say as they look for investors to the Khatanga airport, one of the biggest in the Russian Arctic.
February 14, 2017
Jet plane will fly the only east-west cross-border route in northern Scandinavia.
February 03, 2017
Russia’s largest nuclear powered icebreaker to sail five cruises per season until 2019.
January 31, 2017
Lack of snow on continental Europe gives boost in air-traffic to northern Finland.
January 27, 2017

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