Follow my travels in Arctic Europe. I explore and photograph nature, places, and activities in northern Sweden, Finland, and Norway.
By Thomas Åberg @norrland247
Midnight sun over Lule river
See more shots and read about my experience on Midnings sun panorama boat, floating on the mighty Lule river under the warmth from the true midnight sun.
For Swedish article and detailed information and booking. Click here
The sun is up all night long from 5 June to 8 July. And it will not get dark before the end of August.
See some movie clip from my youtube channel.
Warm light on my face at 02.04. am.
Fishing under the midnight sun.
Summer Perch for the night snack.
Grilling my fish on the floating fireplace.
True midnight sun in Jokkmokk.
Panorama window with amazing nature view and a nice double bed to sleep.
Floating on the Lule river and hearing the tales about Sápmi food.
Cajsa Isaksson, who runs the hostel Åsgård in Jokkmokk, prepares souvas on muurikka over an open fire while we slowly float on the Lule River.
It was a perfect day to experience the Sápmi food and stunning nature from the floating deck.
Suovas snack with black currant lemonade.
Detailed info and links for booking
Midnight sun panorama boat
Article in Swedish and links for booking
Summer and time for a barbecue!
I had a great time with this product shoot. Köttbutiken is a butcher shop in my hometown Luleå. This is the place I go for meat and local delicacies. See more
Entrecote from the grill on a plate. See more from Köttbutiken
Ice and light village
Unique accommodation by the Kalix river in northern Sweden. See more
I did not get so lucky to have northern light in my visit but if the sky was blessed by the magic light it would have looked like this. Creative retouching in collaboration with Style of Norrland (Swedish). See more from Ice and light village
Sweden’s new top attraction for spa lovers. See more
Unique design with Pine tree logs and the entrance to Arctic Bath in Harads, Sweden.
Cool down in the natural ice pool.
Warm up again in the sauna. See more from Arctic bath
Icehotel in Jukkasjärvi
The original Icehotel in Sweden. See more
Ceremonial room 2019.
Art suite: 217 – Dancing Auroras av Emilie Steele och Sebastian Dellúva.
Art suite: 314 – Téckara av Javier Opazo. See more from Icehotel