A new exhibit at Iqaluit airport celebrates Nunavut seamstresses

A new exhibit at Iqaluit airport celebrates Nunavut seamstresses

Travelers passing through the arrival wing at Iqaluit’s airport this week will be among the first people to see a new art exhibit honoring...
Visitors flock to Iceland’s newest volcanic eruption

Visitors flock to Iceland’s newest volcanic eruption

Several people gathered on Wednesday to watch the eruption of a volcano near Iceland's capital Reykjavik. Videos uploaded on social media show people taking photos...
Gjoa Haven center has big plans to display Franklin Expedition artifacts

Gjoa Haven center has big plans to display Franklin Expedition artifacts

Planning continues for expansion at Gjoa Haven’s community heritage center so it can showcase artifacts from two historic shipwrecks that Inuit helped locate. “There’s a...
Nordic airline Widerøe launches unit for emissions-free flying

Nordic airline Widerøe launches unit for emissions-free flying

OSLO — Widerøe, the Nordics' largest regional airline, is setting up a subsidiary to help it develop an emissions-free airline business, its chief executive...
‘It’s unreal’ – Tourists watch volcanic eruption in Iceland

‘It’s unreal’ – Tourists watch volcanic eruption in Iceland

Tourists gathered near Iceland's Fagradalsfjall volcano over the weekend to watch it spew out lava and streams of molten rock. One pair of onlookers, Jessie...
Cruise ships and their passengers are headed back into Nunavut waters

Cruise ships and their passengers are headed back into Nunavut waters

There’s going to be more traffic in the waters around Nunavut this summer as international cruise ships return to the territory’s shores. They’re back after...
Rovaniemi gets seven new flight connections to European cities

Rovaniemi gets seven new flight connections to European cities

Post-pandemic travel is on rise for winter destinations in northern Finland with a wide range of new direct flights from all over Europe to...
Finland launches study of an east-west railway in the North

Finland launches study of an east-west railway in the North

Regional authorities are examining a new rail link in Northern Finland — including a with possible extension via northern Sweden to Norway’s port of...
Climate change likely extending Alaska cruise season, says Norwegian Cruise CEO

Climate change likely extending Alaska cruise season, says Norwegian Cruise CEO

Climate change may be playing a role in extending the Alaska cruise season, potentially opening up new revenue opportunities for the industry, Norwegian Cruise...
Visit Svalbard cuts ties with Russian tourism company

Visit Svalbard cuts ties with Russian tourism company

Visit Svalbard has moved to exclude Russian company Trust Arktikugol’s tourism branch in a direct protest against Russia’s war of aggression on Ukraine. “We want...