Only if you have been living in Norway you will understand this! Ever thought of that feeling… – When you realize winter, cold, snow and darkness are all gone. – When May is half way and the 17th of May (the national day of Norway) also belongs to the past. – When the russ (high…

17th of May in Norway and some funny facts First of all HAPPY BIRTHDAY Norway from the bottom of our hearts. We are so amazed about the tradition of celebrating Norway’s birthday with Champagne and Strawberries for breakfast, that we picked up the statistics about this event and compared them to the neighboring countries. This…

Who said Scandinavians are not romantic when it comes to proposals? Well Norwegians are both romantic, creative and very much in LOVE. Daniel from Finnsnes did what no one else could think of. He related being romantic with Italy, but since that would be a long journey for the couple he brought Italy to the…

Would you like to play football for Bislett FK? If there are any new people to Oslo that are interested in joining a football club, you are welcome to get in touch with us at Bislett FK by emailing board@bislettfk.com We have a large mix of nationalities and alot of people that are new to…

A stone found in Guatemala carved by the Mayas some 1,300 years ago states that the ancient civilization’s 13th “baktun” period – each of which lasts some 400 years – will end on Dec. 21, the second historical reference found regarding the ancient civilization’s pending calendar change. The find was announced this past week by…

Are you visiting our city? Here’s a list of things you ca do for free in Oslo. Oslo is the largest city in Norway and the country’s economic hub, with a true-to-its-roots leaning toward maritime trade and industries. But a ruffian Viking heritage and a number two spot among the world’s most expensive cities in…