Aurora Borealis/the Northern Light

Aurora is one of Greek goddess’s name. At the same time, Aurora is an amazing light effect on our planet. In the sky of Arctic and Antarctic, which is in the high latitudes area, atoms of the Thermal layer hit each other, then makes these shine light. There are between latitude 66 to 99. Every year, there are thousand and thousand tourists hope to see this gorgeous light.


People can travel to Canada, America(Alaska), Iceland,Greenland, Norway, Finland, and Sweden. Those countries are in the Arctic, so there have a lot of opportunities to take a look at it.

This is the Arctic Cathedral in Norway.
one of the beautiful place that you must go. It is located at Tromso, and its winter time is long. From December to January every year, the sun belly comes out, so that is a good timing to watch Aurora.

This is Abisko in Sweden. its sky is ultra clear, so you don’t need to worry about the clarity of it. In Abisko, you can choose a special hotel to live in, Icehotel. They open from December to April every year. The inside temperature of the ice hotel would never lower five degrees.

This is glasses roof hotel in Finland. It nears the Arctic, so it is a good place to go enjoy the northern light. From November to April, you will have over 90% can see the Aurora. That would be an unforgettable experience.

This is Fairbanks in Alaska, America. There are 243 days of a year would have northern light in the sky.

KANGERLUSSUAQ, GREENLAND - SEPTEMBER 03: (ISRAEL OUT) The Aurora Borealis glows in the sky, September 03, 2007, in the Greenland town of Kangerlussuaq. The Northern Lights most often occurs from September to October and from March to April and are a popular tourist attraction. (Photo by Uriel Sinai/Getty Images)

This is Greenland. There are over 300 days would be able to see the northern light, so there is a good place to go. The best time to enjoy the light is from August to March.

This is Jokulsarlon in Iceland. Temperature is around 0 degree. it is the warmest place to see Aurora in the world. Every March to April is the best time to go. This lake is around 250km away from the capital. the lake surface reflects the light makes you feel like in another planet.

This is a countryside named Yellowknife in Canada. It is one of the northern cities.