The tip of the iceberg
And Russia opened a tourist camp in Longyearbyen, Svalbard’s capital, last year. “Russia has plenty of Arctic towns to promote as a tourist destination, so in focusing specifically on Svalbard it’s ...
Norway: Tourism and climate change
A Dutch campsite worker in Norway's Arctic has been killed by a polar bear on the remote Svalbard archipelago. Visitors to the islands are warned to take precautions, and such cases are rather rare.
The Value of Friends in “High-Latitude” Places
On Nov. 25, after more than a month at sea, the Svalbard returned to port in Longyearbyen in Norway after the successful recovery of three American deep-water moorings in the Beaufort Sea.