Tromsø in Northern Norway is part of a new list of 52 destinations the New York Times recommends visiting in 2023. Northern Norway's largest city has been ranked 10th – and is described by the newspaper as a 'hotspot' 350 kilometers north of the Arctic Circle with a clear sky where one might catch a glimpse of the beautiful Northern Lights.
"It has an enormous market value. The New York Times is one of the world's largest and most recognized newspapers. This is huge and the result of hard work over time by many different actors and people", comments Lone Helle, head of tourism to Visit Tromsø to Nordlys.
The other destinations on the first part of the list are the following: 1) London, England, 2) Morioka, Japan, 3) Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park, USA, 4) Kilmartin Glen, Scotland, 5) Auckland, New Zealand, 6) Palm Springs, USA, 7) Kangaroo Island, Australia, 8) Vjosa River, Albania, and 9) Accra, Ghana.