Going To The Cinema In Norway Without Speaking Norwegian: What It’s Really Like

The entrance to Odeon in Oslo

Norwegians love going to see movies in the cinema, but how would a movie theater experience be as a foreigner or tourist in Norway? This article will explain everything you need to know about going to the cinema in Norway as a non-Norwegian without any skills in understanding the Norwegian language. You will generally be … Read more

Age restrictions in Norway (All You Need To Know!)

Dalen hotel

Whenever you travel to another country, you have entirely new age restrictions to worry about. Some countries are pretty relaxed on age restrictions, but Norway is not. There are certain things that you need to be older than a certain age to do, and these are usually determined by laws. The laws that governs age … Read more

Are There Hot Springs In Norway? (All You Need To Know About Norwegian Hot Springs)

Beerenberg on Jan Mayen

Many tourists dream of sitting in steaming hot springs while the cold snow slows fall down on your head. That definitely sounds amazing, but is this something you can experience in Norway? There are unfortunately no natural hot springs in Norway, and this is simply the wrong country for taking a bath in a hot … Read more

How To Apply For Kindergarten / Preschool In Norway (Detailed Guide)

Bjerkeveien kindergarten

If you are moving to Norway with a young child, then you will probably want a spot in a kindergarten. This is voluntary, but most Norwegian children attend kindergarten before they start school. This is partly because it is common for both parents to work, but also to let the child learn social skills and … Read more

Polar Bears In Norway

Polar bear

Many people believe that there are lots of polar bears in Norway, but this is only a half-truth. While we do technically have polar bears in Norway, most Norwegian people have not even been closer than 1,000 km of one. So, what’s up with the polar bears in Norway? There are no polar bears in … Read more