• Bergen

    Direct flights to commence between Liverpool and Bergen

    by  • July 10, 2018 • Bergen, City Breaks, Norway, Oslo, Scandinavia

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    Scandinavia’s largest regional airline Wideroe will launch a service of twice weekly direct flights between Liverpool and Bergen in Norway in August. The new service to Bergen which departs on Mondays and Fridays, will start on 17th August and will offer connections to other Scandinavian cities including Oslo and Helsinki. The new flights will...

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    Scandinavia is the perfect destination for those who like History, Culture and Stunning Scenery

    by  • March 17, 2018 • Bergen, Copenhagen, Multi Centre Breaks, Oslo, Scandinavia

    Scandinavia is not a cheap option but a visit is always very worthwhile. There are so many Scandinavian cities waiting to be discovered that it would be impossible to do them justice in one blog.  The capital cities alone – Copenhagen, Stockholm, Oslo and Helsinki – are plenty to take on in one holiday,...

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    Scenic railway journeys help create some exciting multi-centre city break options

    by  • February 17, 2018 • Bergen, Glacier Express, Lake Como, Lakes, Multi Centre Breaks, Munich, Oslo, Rail, Scandinavia

    There are many incredible railway journeys which link different European cities and holiday destinations. Thanks to the low-cost airlines there are now more city-break destinations available for UK tourists to choose from than ever before.  An exciting development here at Cities Direct has been the growth of multi-centre breaks.  On many of these holidays...

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    Bergen is Hosting This Year’s Road Cycling World Championships

    by  • September 23, 2017 • Bergen, Sport

    The Elite Men’s Road Race will take place tomorrow, ending with 11 circuits of Bergen. The UCI (Union Cycliste Internationale) 2017 Road World Championships have been taking place this week in the spectacular setting of the Norwegian city of Bergen.  The championships have included men’s and women’s elite, under -23 and junior time trials...

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    Marathon Aspirations

    by  • December 27, 2015 • Amsterdam, Antwerp, Athens, Barcelona, Belfast, Belgrade, Bergen, Berlin, Bordeaux, Bratislava, Brussels, Bucharest, Budapest, Cannes, City Breaks, Cologne, Copenhagen, Dresden, Dublin, Edinburgh, Florence, Frankfurt, Funchal, Geneva, Girona, Hamburg, Helsinki, Istanbul, Kiev, Krakow, Lisbon, Ljubljana, London, Madeira, Madrid, Malaga, Malta, Marseille, Milan, Moscow, Munich, Naples, New York, Nice, Oslo, Palermo, Palma, Paris, Porto, Prague, Reykjavik, Riga, Rome, Rotterdam, Salzburg, San Sebastian, Seville, Sport, St Petersburg, Stockholm, Tallinn, Tromso, Turin, Valencia, Venice, Verona, Vienna, Vilnius, Warsaw, Wroclaw, Zagreb, Zurich

    Start 2016 with a spring in your step and a place in one of Europe’s city marathons. If your festive indulgences have left you approaching 2016 full of well-intentioned resolutions to get in shape, then it’s more than likely that you’re not alone! No matter how dedicated you start the New Year, it’s often...

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    The Best of Bergen

    by  • November 20, 2014 • Architecture, Bergen, City Breaks, Culture Breaks

    Bergen – a city with small town charm and atmosphere The city of Bergen on Norway’s west coast is often called the “Gateway to the Fjords” and it is certainly possible to use the city as a base for exploring much of Norway’s dramatically beautiful fjord country. A short break in Bergen can be...

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    Bergen – Much More Than Beautiful Scenery

    by  • April 6, 2014 • Bergen, City Breaks, Festivals

    The colourful Norwegian city of Bergen is known as the “Gateway to the Fjords”, and for good reason.  For many it’s a quick stop on a Norwegian Fjords cruise but the city has plenty to offer and merits a longer visit. Packed with history and tradition, Bergen is a city with small-town charm and...

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    Oslo & Bergen with Norway in a Nutshell® tour…

    by  • October 29, 2013 • Bergen, Oslo

    Experience the extraordinary scenery of Norway, travel across the “roof” of the country by train from Oslo to Bergen and ride one of Europe’s steepest rail routes, the Flam railway from the high mountains to the water’s edge for a spectacular fjord cruise. Oslo &  Bergen with Norway in a Nutshell® tour – Save up to...

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