On certain days, if you’re very patient (and very lucky), you might be treated to one of the grandest spectacles of Mother Nature known to mankind – the aurora borealis or the northern lights. When the sun’s charged particles enter the magnetic fields at the polar region, the result is an outstanding display of dancing florescent lights known as an aurora.
For centuries the lights have inspired various legends amongst the indigenous tribes, from the dance of happy souls of the dead, to bushfires in the spirit world. Today, despite knowing the science, this jaw-dropping wonder isn’t any less magical and tops every Arctic
things to see list.