To Norway, the land of fjords, ‘Frozen’ and family fun
Disney guide Torgeir and Kira with 6-year-old Sara Sophia on ride to Oslo

To Norway, the land of fjords, ‘Frozen’ and family fun

No, not the Splash Mountain in Walt Disney World or Disneyland, we’re actually in Norway touring the gorgeous fjords with Adventures by Disney where one waterfall is bigger and more awesome than the next

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Flying home upgraded – when international travel is a pleasure
Disney guide Torgeir and Kira with 6-year-old Sara Sophia on ride to Oslo

Flying home upgraded – when international travel is a pleasure

It’s our lucky day! We’ve gotten upgraded to Club World on British Airways. We're not sure how it happened but we're not complaining.

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Speed museum-seeing in Oslo with the OsloPASS
Travel Educates - at Nobel Museum in Oslo

Speed museum-seeing in Oslo with the OsloPASS

We were in Oslo at the end of an Adventures by Disney trip to Norway, and thanks to the Oslo Pass that provides admission to more than 30 museums and free public transport (including the ferry to the Viking Museum), we were able to hit four museums in about six available hours.

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Day five in Norway — trout fishing and glacier gazing
Sara Sofia (far right) pulling fish out of a net in Norway

Day five in Norway — trout fishing and glacier gazing

Fresh trout for lunch? Of course you have to catch them first. And drive two and a half hours on roads with hairpin turns, the fog so thick at times you can barely see in front of you. Good thing I’m not driving!

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Day 3 in Norway — Not your ordinary Splash Mountains
Huldra doll (center)

Day 3 in Norway — Not your ordinary Splash Mountains

No we’re not at Disneyland or Disney World. We’re actually in Norway exploring the famous West Norwegian Fjords with Adventures by Disney and I’ve counted at least 18 waterfalls

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Day 2 in Norway – rafting and exploring the Western Fjord region
Rafting on the Stranda River in Voss Norway

Day 2 in Norway – rafting and exploring the Western Fjord region

We are on the second day of an Adventures by Disney new itinerary designed to show guests not only the glorious fjords and small farming villages of Norway but to explain the inspiration behind the hit film Frozen.

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A weeklong tour of Norway’s “Frozen” country with Adventures by Disney
Historic Bergen - inspiration for movie Frozen

A weeklong tour of Norway’s “Frozen” country with Adventures by Disney

I couldn’t have asked for better after arriving in Bergen, Norway this morning to join a new Adventures by Disney tour of this beautiful but sparsely populated country.

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