(Credit: The Aurora Zone) Incredible Ways To See The Northern Lights: Stay toasty in a heated sleigh (Sledding is one of the coolest things you can do in the Arctic but it gets super chilly at night. The Aurora Zone's Heated Aurora Sleighs allow you to spend the night hunting the Northern Lights while staying warm. Available in the tiny and remote village of Nellim, Finnish Lapland, the sleighs are pulled by snowmobiles and feature heating, cosy seating and transparent walls with plenty...)
(PHOTO: Visit Norway) Where to see the Northern Lights Tromso, Norway To see how accessible the Northern Lights can be, head to Tromso in Norway where you can see some stunning displays above the city centre. Even though they can be viewed in Tromso, you may want to escape the city to see the Northern Lights at their best.
(PHOTO: Travel Alaska) Where to see the Northern Lights Fairbanks, Alaska Because of its close proximity to the North Pole, Fairbanks in Alaska's Interior is one of the world's top places to see the Northern Lights. The city has the auroral oval passing over it, meaning there are many nights when the lights are out so you have a great chance of seeing them here.
Are the Northern Lights going to disappear? The current period of 'solar minimum' will have an impact, say experts (As the Sun’s activity slowly wanes towards ‘Solar Minimum’ – the phase in the solar cycle when sunspot energy reaches its lowest point - it’s understandable if Aurora hunters become concerned that the Northern Lights may appear less frequently or disappear altogether. However, Solar Minimum is not predicted to occur until 2019 and, contrary to some of the wilder reports...)
Tassie had front row seats for last night's Aurora Australis on the South Arm Peninsula thanks to Adam Blackpaw 😆 It was a "perfrect storm" aurora with plenty of amazing yellows, pinks, greens, purples and other colours we haven't yet named 😆 Most of it was also visible to the naked eye! Word is stayed tubed for another show tonight 😆 #tasmania #tassie #tassiepics #hobart #hobartandbeyond #instatasmania #tasmaniagram #southarm #aurora #auroraaustralis #discoveraustralia…