I love this Norwegian carrier’s commercial — It’s cute, short, and shows just how jaw-droppingly beautiful Norway really is.
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Oslo is a cosmopolitan city set amongst the Oslofjord and forests. There is a lot to discover: museums, restaurants, nightlife, shopping, and an array of outdoor activities. Our top ten, in no particular order: 1. Tales of ghosts make Akershus Slott even more enchanting. Akershus Fortress is full of amazing stories and is Norway’s most [...]
The snow is falling in heavy flakes and the cloud cover blocks the light of the moon and stars. We’re at Risvika on Kvaloya (Whale Island) at a rural farm where the Sami people live and herd reindeer. As our eyes adjust to the total darkness, suddenly outlines of reindeer appear. The ringing of the [...]
I arrived with my husband, Tim, in Oslo, Norway today to begin an eight day Arctic adventure with Visit Norway USA. We kicked off our adventure with a taste of the Arctic right here in the bustling Oslo city center at ICEBAR Oslo. ICEBAR is kept at -5° Celsius (23° Fahrenheit) all the time. To [...]
By Noah Markewich and Jennifer Overbeck: Geiranger or Bust We came to Norway seeking the adventure of a lifetime, but the way my wife is driving, this could be the last adventure of our lifetimes. Not that I want her to slow down. We’re late for our ferry from Geiranger to Valldal, which is supposed [...]