Check out this unique job opportunity to run your own bar in polar bear country
The search for a new owner for the northernmost bar is now underway - the Svalbard Pub is a place where you can not only enjoy a drink, but also see the northern lights, and maybe even polar bears ...
17-06-2021
The TikTok Star Living in the Arctic Circle
Now Blomdahl works part-time at a clothing store and lives with her current partner, whom she met at her first job on Svalbard. Because housing is hard to find, they bought a cabin without running ...
14-06-2021
Coal phaseout reaches remote Arctic archipelago
Machinery once used for loading coal from local mines onto ships in Longyearbyen stands over a pile of coal generated by the last remaining operational mine on Svalbard | Sean Gallup/Getty Images ...
17-06-2021
30 abandoned places that are eerily beautiful
Land and boat tours to visit the town can be arranged in Svalbard’s main population center, Longyearbyen. St. Agnes Church, Detroit, MI Of all the abandoned places in the world, one that can ...
06-06-2021
Photos show what it's like in one of the world's northernmost ghost towns, where an abandoned Russian mining outpost appears frozen in time
Pyramiden is located on a remote island in the Svalbard archipelago. The only ways to get there are by boat in the warmer months and from the Norwegian town of Longyearbyen by snowmobile in the ...
02-06-2021
Here’s the Arctic Station That Keeps Satellites Connected
Located just outside the town of Longyearbyen in the Svalbard Archipelago, it is 800 miles from the North Pole, making it the northernmost satellite station in the world. It is also one of the ...
30-05-2021
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 ...
27-05-2021
Global grains of hope held deep within cold mountain
grain and legume seed samples from existing Australian gene bank reserves - lies buried deep beneath the Longyearbyen mountain. It is known officially as the Svalbard Global Seed Vault ...
03-06-2021
Arctic/Longyearbyen Time zone • Current Time in Longyearbyen
Arctic/Longyearbyen Timezone in detail. Current Time and date in Arctic/Longyearbyen Timezone. Also get information about timezones adjacent to Arctic/Longyearbyen, major cities belonging to ...
26-05-2021
Gjestehuset 102 - Hostel
Nestled on the slopes- this ski-in/ski-out hostel in Longyearbyen is within 2 mi (3 km) of Svalbard Museum- Svalbard Church and Svalbard Kirke. University Centre in Svalbard and Spitsbergen Airship ...
20-05-2021
Norway: Tourism and climate change
In the realm of the polar bear 14.04.2021 Halfway between the Norwegian mainland and the North Pole lies Longyearbyen ... bear kills Dutch man on Norway's Svalbard archipelago 28.08.2020 A ...
26-05-2021