Interesting facts about Norway

Most beautiful European cities

8 most beautiful European cities

The most beautiful European cities are eternally popular travel destinations. Filled with spectacular architecture and atmospheric streets, if you’re searching for the perfect city break, let these beautiful European cities inspire your travel plans! Across this continent, you’ll find incredible cityscapes, from dynamic urban centres to characterful towns. It’s little...

7 natural wonders of the world

What are the 7 Natural Wonders of the World?

Do you know what the 7 natural wonders of the world are? We all know about the 7 wonders of the world but nature has its own incredible selection of wonders! Dotted across the globe, these natural attractions are awe-inspiring displays of the power and beauty of nature. If you’re...

Where to travel in February

Where to travel in February: Top 6 destinations

Don’t know where to travel in February? The month of February is often associated with the romance of Valentines Day, but it’s also a brilliant time to plan a vacation. Whilst chilly temperatures continue at home, you might be dreaming of a sun-drenched beach escape. Alternatively, ski-enthusiasts will want to...

World's most scenic train rides

What are the most scenic train rides in the world?

Nothing beats a good railway journey and the world’s most scenic train rides promise an unforgettable adventure! Travelling by train is comfortable, eco-friendly and lets you view the passing landscapes. Across the world, certain train journeys have become famous for their epic scenery or historic significance. So, if you’re searching...

Best place to see the Northern Lights

Discover the best place to see the Northern Lights | See the Aurora Borealis!

Wondering where the best place to see the Northern Lights is? The Northern Lights are a natural phenomenon seen in high-latitude regions across the world. The result of energised particles from the sun colliding with the earth’s atmosphere, the multi-coloured dancing lights are one of the most spectacular natural wonders...

train journeys

Incredible train journeys

Watching landscapes unfurl through a train window is travel at its most magical. Some trains glide through bustling urban hubs; others gently chug beside glimmering bays, yet they all give a fascinating insight into a country’s beating heart. Take a look at our top five incredible train journeys to indulge ...

When is the best time to visit Norway

If you want to know the best time to travel to Norway, you first have to know about its climatic conditions. The Kingdom of Norway has a third of its territory in glacial areas. In addition to this, its geographical location means that in general it has a very cold...

Trips For Over 55s

Trips For Over 55s

Trips for over 55s have a somewhat harsh reputation. Yes, we agree that the mere mention of trips for over 55s floods the mind with images of tacky hotels, bland coach trips, or even Weston-super-Mare. However, passing the 50 mark is no excuse to hang up your dreams of seeing...

Best Destinations of 2020

Best Destinations of 2020

A flurry of travel guides, bloggers, influencers and newspapers have already given their take on the top ten destinations of 2020. To some extent we all follow the latest trends as have been decreed by our glowing screens. Yet when it comes to travelling our differences come rushing to the...

Christmas Holiday Destinations

Want to escape your mother-in-law’s looming presence when basting the turkey? Does uncle Derek and his outrageously un-PC comments make you long for January? Here at Exoticca we’ve compiled a list of our best Christmas holiday destinations to rescue you from the perils of Yuletide.  Scandinavia It is common knowledge...