This man was lucky enough to capture the Northern Lights in all its glory, from an airplane seat

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Photography on Friday 3 January 2014

Sometimes you’re lucky enough to see a great cloud formation or a snowy-capped mountain. Well, Paul Williams got lucky big time on his recent flight from London to NYC. Balancing his camera on a rucksack, Williams let nature do its thing and he captured nearly 800 photos, which he put together in a video. Spotting […]

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Glass Igloo Village Hotels, Finland

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By Rebecca Wetzler in Cool Travel on Saturday 28 January 2012

The Aurora Borealis is awesome, and I can imagine this would be the ultimate way to see it. In Kakslauttanen, Finland, you can stay in the glass igloo village and have a full view of the incredible Northern Lights. ‘The Aurora Borealis? At this time of year? At this time of day? In this part of the country? Localized entirely within your kitchen?!’ BYO steamed hams.

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