Scandinavia…Just the thought creates visions of deep fjords, majestic mountains, rich, green pine forests and crystal clear lakes, friendly loc...
5 Fun Facts About Iceland!
1. Iceland has only 320,000 inhabitants and an average of 800,000 visitors a year. 2. In Iceland there are twice as many sheep than people. 3. Icela...
Driving In Sweden
Driving in Sweden is very easy. As in the United States, the Swedish drive on the right and pass on the left. The blood/alcohol limit in Sweden is 0.0...
Explore authentic Norway with Hurtigruten
A Hurtigruten voyage is an exceptional way to experience Norway. Discover fjords, waterways and ports that other ships cannot reach. No one knows the...
6 Fun Facts About Norway's Fjords
Norway is often referred to as the land of fjords. But many people, especially those in southern climates, may not have heard about these natural ...
What is Syttende Mai? The 17th of May (Syttende Mai) is Norway’s Constitution Day, a wonderful spring holiday celebrated with red, white and bl...
Using Your Credit Card in Scandinavia
The use of credit cards – especially MasterCard and Visa – is widespread in Scandinavia. Credit cards are accepted almost everywhere, incl...
Top 10 Reasons to Visit Scandinavia in the Winter
At Borton Overseas we love winter in Scandinavia! Cozy fires and candle light, twinkling lights, crisp fresh air, holiday traditions, and exciting wi...
Guide to the Baltic States
The Baltic States are known for their beautiful coastlines, rich history, and culture. They are located in north-central Europe, on the eastern edge o...
Top 8 Reasons To Go Hiking In Norway!
Whether you are an experienced hiker or a beginner, young or old, you will find something new and challenging while hiking in Norway. 1) Breathtakin...
Is a Visa required for my Journey?
Is a Visa required for my Journey? State Department site for US citizens traveling abroad.
Get your entry visas before leaving home
Get your entry visas before leaving home We have partnered with CIBT Visa Service in Washington DC to offer you an easy way to obtain visas before you depart home. Visit the website to complete all necessary visa applications from a website set up with Borton Overseas' destinations. Print forms and send your passport to CIBT!
Passports - the Official Site
Every question answered here. Download and print off forms.
Sons of Norway
We are proud to partner with Sons of Norway to provide a travel discount as a benefit of membership. When you book a tour package direct with us members receive a 5% discount off the package price. This applies to customized independent travel as well! If you are not a member yet, please contact Borton Overseas or Sons of Norway directly.
American Swedish Institute
A historic Minneapolis museum offering a variety of programs designated to celebrate Swedish culture. Members receive 5% discount off tour package booked directly through Borton Overseas.
Danish American Center
An organization that promotes and sponsors cultural and social activities, which embrace Danish heritage, background and customs. Located in Minneapolis, Minnesota. DAC members receive 5% discount off tour package purchased directly from Borton Overseas.
Discover the Best of Denmark
Video courtesy of Visit Denmark. www.visitdenmark.com
Hiking to Preikestolen (The Pulpit Rock)
Pulpit Rock (Preikestolen in Norwegian) is an 82 x 82 feet flat mountain plateau that towers 1,981 feet above the Lysefjord. While hiking Pulpit Rock ...