If you are considering visiting the North Cape, you might be enticed by the Arctic ABC’s:
A. Auruora borealis, come twirl under a dancing sky.
B Blueberries, hand picked of course.
C Cloud berry, try them, you might just like ‘em!
D Dare to dip your toes in the ice-cold sea.
E Eggs, seagull that is. Try them hard-boiled with a Mackøl (beer). It’s a local treat.
F Film Festival, Nordkapp’s very own each September (Nordkapp Film Festival)
G Growing season, with an average of 50 days per year, you won’t find any towering trees on this island.
H Honningsvåg Church, the only building left standing after WWII
I Indiginious people of the Arctic, The Sami People
J Jam session with Moillrock, a talented local rock band:
K King Crab, Yummy, yum, yum in my tummy, tum, tum!
L Lutefisk, Watch out! It’s as addictive as sushi!
M Midnight Sun for two months of the Year.
N Northernmost Point of Europe, Knivesjkellodden:
O Once Upon a Dream Gallery and Gift Shop. Stop on by and say “Hello!”
P Polar Bears and Penguins, NO, they don’t live here
Q Quick summer, average high in July is 13C (55F)
R Reindeer, YES, they DO live here and my 5 year old can teach you how to say reindeer poop in three languages.
S Seventy-one degrees North of the Equator
T Tourists, 300,000 annual visitors.
U Underwater North Cape Tunnel connects the mainland to Magerøya, 6,9 km long and reaches 212 meter (696 feet) below sea level
W Wind Chill Factor, download the app!
X Xtra pair of long underwear recommended!
Y Yoik, traditional song of the Sami:
Z Zig-zag trails that lead to spectacular sights: