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Birken

Birken, or Birkebeineren are three annual sporting events, mostly for regular people, a run, a cross country ski race, and a mountain bike race, that are made to honour an historic event, the rescuing of the baby Haakon Haakonsson from … Continue reading

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The search engines have found this site, and I get a lot of traffic from them now. Mostly people have searched for info about Maria Amelie, which is still in Norway (probably being sent out tomorrow or the next day … Continue reading

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Celebrations in Norway

Norway is not a country of big celebrations. This is a list of the days where our flag should be raised and hurra’s to be said: January 1st: New Years day (the day of hangovers) January 21st: Princess Ingrid Alexandra’s … Continue reading

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Weekend

The weekend is very important in Norway. Norwegians does not live to work, we work to live. And when work is over on Friday there is a huge rush of people going out of the city to their “hytte”. A … Continue reading

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