As you sail by the final sweeping scenery of Bergen, rest assured more majestic vistas await you. Your ship is in the heart of Western Norway. This region has about 16,500 miles of spectacular coastline accented with tiny islets and enormous mountains. The landmass also harbors some of the country’s longest fjords. No wonder the region is such a popular tourist destination. In addition, Western Norway is a mecca for its 1.3 million residents. They appreciate having the lowest unemployment and crime rates in the country plus one of the best economies.