fbpx
Norway during the Second World War

Norway in World War II

Invaded and torn apart, left on its own by allies, what role did Norway play during the Second World War? And what impact did the war have on the country and the people there? When the...
Football for asylum seekers

Famous Norwegian Footballers

Norwegian footballers made a splash in the Premier League in the 1990s, but who are the famous names of today? Like most of the world, football is a pretty big sport in Norway. Following skiing and...
Pstereo music festival in Norway

Famous Norwegian Bands & Musicians

An introduction to Norwegian music: From the latest rising stars to one of the biggest names in pop that keeps on touring. Norway gets a lot of attention for its Black Metal scene, and while there...
A picture of Vikings in Norway

Viking Names

Searching for a cool Viking name for your little warrior? Look no further! More people than ever before are searching for a Norse-inspired name for their new creatures (including children). Perhaps it’s because Norway frequently tops...
The diverse population of Norway

The Population of Norway

The facts and figures of Norway's population: Everything you need to know. In 2012 it was a pretty big deal, at least in the country, when Norway broke the 5 million mark on inhabitants. The numbers have...
Norwegian brown cheese slicer

Norwegian Cheese

Brown cheese is a famous Norwegian tradition, but how much do you know about the other Norwegian cheeses? Norway has its fair share of cheese. The regular block of white/yellow cheese is pretty much standard in...
A Norwegian city from above

The Cities of Norway

Norway's cities are a little different from many other countries. Let's take an in-depth look at everything you might want to know about the biggest Norwegian cities. When it comes to Norway, the spotlight tends to...
Rosenborg football

100 Years of RBK

Norway's most successful football club celebrated 100 years this season. We take a look back at their history. After Vålerenga's centenary a few seasons ago, it's now the turn of Trondheim's Rosenborg to chalk up 100...