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Trondheim Gamle Bybro

The Best Pubs in Trondheim

As the days darken and the snow falls, I can't help but feel drawn into the cosy pubs and bars around Trondheim. Pub culture here is different from the UK, for one thing the price of...
Snow in Trondheim

Winter Arrives in Trondheim

Just last week I was moaning about the dark time. Well things have sure brightened up here in Trondheim over the last few hours! Saturday 4.30pm: Saturday 6.20pm: Saturday 8.30pm: Saturday 9.40pm: Sunday 8.30am: Sunday 9.45am:...

Autumn Colours in Trondheim

Whether you call it autumn or fall, I love this season! Crisp cold mornings, fog, bright sunshine, colourful trees and golden leaves on the ground. This morning we enjoyed the entire range of autumn weather in...
Aurora Borealis Norway

The Night The Northern Lights Came Out To Play

When friends and family from the UK ask me about life in Norway, they don't ask me how I cope with the winter, or how I cope with the cost of living. The first question is...
St Olav Festival

St. Olav Festival 2013

Trondheim's biggest festival of year gets underway tomorrow. The 51st St. Olav Festival – Olavsfestdagene – starts on the eve of the anniversary of the death of Olaf II Haraldsson, King of Norway from 1015 to 1028. He...
Trondheim bus network

Public Transport in Trondheim

Moving around Trondheim without a car is easy thanks to the public bus system. The three letters you need to know to move about Trondheim are A, T and B. Established in 2009, AtB, which literally...
Events in Trondheim

Major Events in Trondheim 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 Trondheim during 2013. International Student Festival...
Cycle sign in Trondheim

Bike City Trondheim

For a country buried under snow and ice for several months of the year, Norway has a surprising love of cycling. That's what I thought before moving to Trondheim. Here, I realise it's more than just a...
Moving to Trondheim

An Introduction to Trondheim

It's been over a week since I packed my bags and left Oslo, so how am I settling into life in Trondheim? Pretty well, thanks! It's not like Trondheim has been a massive surprise as I made...
Trondheim Cathedral, Norway

Trondheim – Norway’s Smart City

Take a look at Trondheim. The famous Nidaros Cathedral, riverside wharves, wooden mansions and narrow streets conjure up images of days long gone.   Not the place, then, you'd expect to find Norway's beating heart of...