"The end of the road (if there was one)" Svalbard by Mittnic
Svalbard Travel Guide: 385 reviews and 1,007 photos
The end of the road is 1000 km south but continue and you’ll get to Svalbard, the top of the world, a group of islands the size of Irland and with only 2800 people.
This is the site of the world's northernmost hospital, airport, hotel, university department, department store, farm.. well whatever, if you don't find it here don't bother go looking north...
The flight to Svalbard is one mighty thing, one hour and a half flying over the Arctic Ocean before descending between snow-covered mountain tops and then stepping out of the airplane at bright daylight. That wouldn’t be much to it, if it wasn’t summer and at 1 am.
Except for one or two very expensive cruiseships in the summer, the only way to get to Svalbard is by air. The only... more travel advice
The most memorable experience was when we found the northernmost farm on the planet. They have a dozen cows several... more travel advice
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