Arctic Alien

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About Arctic Alien

Hi. I'm an Australian, living in Nuuk for the past few years – an alien in the Arctic. I also have a weekly blog on expat life in Greenland – Greenland from the Outside, writing as Arctic Alien (

Blog posts

Things I miss living in Greenland

My dumb ideas about transport in Nuuk

Greenlandic sense of humour

The best back yard I’ve ever had


Sun dogs and solar pillars

Swimming in Greenland

Voices from the past – Greenland National Museum and Archives

Narsarsuaq’s half-remembered histories

Top things to do in Greenland

Book your complete trip with the best tour operators