Norway’s National Flower Explained

Common heather is Norway's national flower

Most countries have an official national flower, and it’s usually a flower that represents or symbolizes the country. But what is Norway’s national flower like? There’s actually not an official Norwegian national flower, but there are two unofficial national flowers. These are pyramidal saxifrage (Saxifraga cotyledon or bergfrue in Norwegian) and common heather (Calluna vulgaris … Read more

How To Go Salmon Fishing In Norway


Norway is home to some of the most scenic and best salmon rivers in the entire world, and over 100,000 anglers find their way to Norway’s salmon rivers to try their luck at catching salmon every year. It’s possible for tourists to come to Norway to go salmon fishing, and even the best salmon rivers … Read more