Land of the Midnight Sun


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Land of the Midnight Sun

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1. (Placename) any land north of the Arctic Circle, which has continuous daylight throughout the short summer, esp N parts of Norway, Sweden, and Finland
2. (Placename) an informal name for Lapland
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ALEXANDER ARMSTRONG IN THE LAND OF THE MIDNIGHT SUN ITV, 9pm The presenter continues his epic 8,000-mile journey halfway around the Arctic Circle deep in mid-winter.
ALEXANDER ARMSTRONG IN THE LAND OF THE MIDNIGHT SUN (ITV, 9pm) SOMEWHERE beneath approximately 17 layers of clothing, in case you can't quite tell, is Alexander Armstrong, inset, continuing his 8,000-mile journey around the Arctic Circle.
uk, 0800 566 8901 Just like Alexander Armstrong on ITV series Land of the Midnight Sun, you can hop on a Hurtigruten ship.
Alexander Armstrong in the Land of the Midnight Sun ITV Wales, ITV West, 9pm He's not just on a mission to take over TV - somewhere between presenting Pointless and being the new voice of Danger Mouse, Alexander Armstrong has also found time to squeeze in an 8,000-mile journey halfway around the Arctic Circle.
Episode two is on Thursday, also at 9pm neW WEDNESDAY, STV, 9PM Alexander Armstrong in the Land of the Midnight Sun The popular comic and actor, left, embarks on an epic 8000-mile journey halfway around the Arctic Circle.
ALEXANDER ARMSTRONG IN THE LAND OF THE MIDNIGHT SUN (Wednesday, ITV, 9pm) THE television presenter and comedian takes on an epic 800-mile journey halfway around the Arctic Circle deep in mid-winter, a spectacular but deadly time of year to see the unforgiving, ice-bound region.
Larger cruise ships now ply those waters, taking more and more enthusiasts to the beautiful fjords and to what just about every holiday brochure calls The Land of the Midnight Sun.
The Land of the Midnight Sun by summer, Norway is also a popular ski destination.
com 2 VISIT THE LAND OF THE MIDNIGHT SUN THE Vikings are back in a new exhibition at the British Museum, and now you can trace their footsteps on this cruise up the Norwegian coast.
LUNENBURG -- Land of the Midnight Sun and polar night, fjords formed by ancient glaciers, skerries on the coastlines, Laplanders, lingonberries and pannukkau -- Scandinavia is a smorgasbord of sights, music, food, dance and cultural heritage.
That is the prediction of former England striker Brian Deane, who has been dazzled by the managerial potential of the ex-Manchester United legend in the Land of the Midnight Sun.
Norway" is a joyous look through a child's gaze at life in the Land of the Midnight Sun.