Forming Norway’s famous fjords
Norway is synonymous with the many gorgeous fjords that feature along its stunning coastline. What exactly is a fjord and how is it created?
Few Norwegian words have permeated languages around the world, but the word 'fjord' has certainly ventured far beyond Norwegian borders. The word stems from the Norse word fjödðr for ‘crossing’ and from the verb ‘to travel’. Travel them you can on an expedition cruise with Hurtigruten, the experts who call these stunning landscapes home.