There is no exact science to seeing the Northern Lights, and that there’s never any guarantee. Though from the northernmost fjords of Norway to the snow-enveloped wilderness of Alaska, here are some of your best bets.
The Night Road, map art quilt by Alicia Merret. This is an imaginary aerial view of the earth below seen from an airplane coming to land at night. The fields are dark but the lights of the towns and villages are bright, and the long lines of the roads are clearly illuminated.