Scandinavian Fish Roe

Scandinavian people have a predilection for anything with fish eggs, something that we share with the Russians. We love the roe from lumpfish, cod...
The Stunning Opera House in Oslo

The Stunning Opera House in Oslo

The no-expense-spared Opera House in Oslo, sloping like an iceberg into the waves, opened in 2008 to international acclaim, at a cost of 4.4...

A Short Introduction to Norwegian Literature, Art and Music

In 1814 Norway was emancipated from Denmark after 500 years’ existence as a Danish province. It was necessary for the young nation to create...

The Beauty of Norway From Behind a Camera

Norwegian self-taught photographer Anders Beer Wilse (1865-1949) immigrated to America in 1884 and worked as a railroad engineer and cartographer from Minnesota to Washington....

Can Brexit Britain Learn Something From the Sweden – Norway Border?

The British government has published a paper stating there should be no border posts or immigration checks between Ireland and Northern Ireland after Brexit....
More Seafood from Norway

More Seafood from Norway

2016 was a record year for Norwegian export, and 2017 is likely going to be even better.  Norwegian seafood exporters shipped fisheries and aquaculture...
Roger Ballen Visits Oslo

Roger Ballen Visits Oslo

World-renowned artist/photographer Roger Ballen exhibits his works in Oslo. And for one night only you can experience his mesmerizing universe in an old circus...
Norway’s Government Pension Fund Surpasses the $1 Trillion Mark

Norway’s Sovereign Wealth Fund Surpasses the $1 Trillion Mark

Norway's Government Pension Fund, also known as the Norwegian Oil Fund, the Norwegian Government Fund Global was established in 1990 to invest the surplus...
The Unique Energy Design Hotel in Norway

The Unique Energy Design Hotel in Norway

Only 25 minutes away from the popular Røldal ski center in Norway you find the architectural gem, the Energy Design Hotel, built in the...
Open Air – Art Exhibition in Stavanger

Open Air – Art Exhibition in Stavanger

The exhibition Open Air at the Stavanger Museum of Fine Art, displaying the art of the Norwegian landscape painter Kitty Lange Kielland (1843-1914) is...
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