About the Author

With over 40 years experience in the travel industry, and working for Goway for the last 17 years, British-born Robert Glazier has travelled to over 70 countries. “I have never met a destination which didn’t have something to interest me,” he says. His first foray abroad was from England to Switzerland on a school trip at the age of 14, and that was the start of a long journey. An avid runner, Robert’s favourite way of exploring a destination, is to don his running shoes and really get to know it on foot, even if it means sometimes getting lost! His advice to other travellers? Always wonder what is around the next corner!

View of the city centre of Oslo, Norway

Oslo – a Scandinavian City Not to Be Missed on a Vacation to Norway

Surrounded by mountains and water, Oslo offers a wonderful combination of urban attractions and green spaces on a vacation to Norway … voted one of the happiest countries in the world. Oslo has been considered the “Cinderella” of Scandinavian capitals, with its big sisters being Copenhagen and Stockholm. Not that the latter two are bad as […]

Market Square (Kauppatori) Panorama at the Old Town pier, Helsinki, Finland

Helsinki – A Fascinating Baltic City to Be Explored on Finland Tours

Along with Stockholm, Copenhagen, and Oslo, a trip to Helsinki is a true Scandinavian experience. It is especially known for its impressive architecture, as a design centre, and for its unique cuisine. You can add to this, a freshness provided by its proximity to the sea and the surrounding green forests. All this comes together […]