Legal help in Bergen

Legal Help in Bergen

How to find an English speaking lawyer, solicitor or attorney in Bergen. Navigating the Norwegian legal system can be intimidating for a foreigner, no matter how good your language skills. Newcomers can often be in need...
FIB Bergen International Festival

Bergen International Festival 2016

The 2016 edition of the Bergen International Festival gets underway this week. The annual arts and culture festival was established in 1953 and is one of the biggest of its kind in the Nordics. Visitors can...
Midnight in Bergen summer

Major Events in Bergen 2015

I keep my eyes on the major concerts, festivals and other big events happening around Norway so you don’t have to! Whether you're a resident of Bergen or planning a trip, check out this guide to...
Bergen airport entrance

Rebuilding Flesland – Norway’s worst airport

BOOM! If you’re anywhere near Bergen Airport Flesland in the evenings these days, you’ll feel at least one “rumble”. It’s the vibrations from ground being blasted away to make room for a brand new airport terminal,...
Bergen events

Major Events in Bergen 2014

I keep my eyes on the major concerts, festivals and other big events happening around Norway so you don’t have to! Whether you're a resident of Bergen or planning a trip, check out this guide to...
Midnight in Bergen summer

Well-Connected Bergen

For a city which isn’t much larger than Aberdeen or Southampton, Bergen is remarkably well-served by all forms of transport. This is partly, of course, due to its being the second city in a country larger...
Scots in Norway

Bergen Scottish Society

The Bergen Scottish Society aims to promote and celebrate Scottish culture in Norway. It is open to all those who would like to take part in song, dance, ceilidhs and other festivities and activities which we...
Bergen events

Major Events in Bergen 2013

We keep our eyes on the major concerts, festivals and big events around Norway so you don't have to! Here is the Expat Weekly guide to what's going on in Bergen during 2013. Borealis – Contemporary...
Bergen Aquarium

A Watery Day in Bergen Part 2: Bergen Aquarium

After the Osterfjord cruise I decided to continue my water theme and visit Bergen Aquarium. I'd been advised to take the bus, but as the skies were clear I chose to walk. It's a nice 20-minute...
Osterfjord cruise

A Watery Day in Bergen Part 1: Osterfjord Cruise

Take advantage of Bergen's coastal location and tour one of the closest fjords to the city in just a couple hours. Bergen is famed for its rainfall, which the locals take in their stride. They have...