All Public Holiday Dates In Norway For 2023, 2024 and 2025

When you are visiting Norway, knowing when there are public holidays is going to be important. These public holidays translates to getting the day off from work for most people, but it also means that stores and other services are closed. There are always people who end up getting surprised by public holidays in Norway … Read more

Is Healthcare Really Free In Norway? (All Cost Of Healthcare In Norway Explained)

Hospital stays are free in Norway

Many people are under the impression that all healthcare is completely free in all of Norway, and I see this “fact” pretty often when I browse the internet. But is there any truth to this claim? Let’s take a closer look at the cost of the healthcare in Norway. The healthcare in Norway is not … Read more

Are University Degrees Free In Norway? (Updated With New 2023 Information!)

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Getting a university degree can be very costly in certain parts of the world, with tuition that can cost several thousand dollars per year. You might have heard of the rumor about the free university in Norway, but are really university degrees free in Norway? University degrees in Norway were almost completely free until 2023, … Read more

How To Walk On Slippery Ice In Norway (Complete Guide)

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If you visit Norway during the late winter, you might experience what we call “hålke” in Norwegian, a type of ice that is extremely slippy. This particular ice is a result from when the ice or snow melts during the day, but freezes as night, making it practically free from traction. Many tourists and foreigners … Read more