How many of these famous Norwegian people have you heard of? Norway is well known as a large exporter of petroleum, but this small country has its fair share of cultural exports as well. Here is a short list of some Norwegians that are, or once were, making waves outside of Scandinavia. Erik the Red Viking, 950-c.1003. Erik Thorvaldsson, a.k.a Erik the Red because of his mane of fire coloured … [Read more...]
Norwegians have a very specific reputation around the world, but what are they really like? This section of the site is our attempt to answer that question!
We'll look at typical stereotypes, and whether some of the most famous Norwegian people live up to them or not.