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Inside Background
The climate in Western Norway is clearly different from the Eastern Valleys.The...
Last edited: 02 April 2009
A fjord is a narrow inlet of the ocean, fjords are essentially U-shaped valleys...
Last edited: 05 February 2010
Landscape, climate and culture makes this a distinct region in Norway. The...
Last edited: 09 December 2012
Historically, the label "Norwegian" ("nordmann") primarly applied to people...
Last edited: 09 October 2010
Inside Transportation
By plane. Major airports: Stavanger - domestic and international (London...
Last edited: 08 March 2009
Due to complex topography and partly sparse population, transport in around...
Last edited: 09 August 2009
Inside Things to Do
Top cultural attractions: Stave churches (stavkirke) at Urnes, Borgund and...
Last edited: 09 October 2010
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Last edited: 29 May 2010
A number of the tallest waterfalls in the world can be found in Western...
Last edited: 30 November 2012
Geiranger is one of Norway's top tourist attractions and the fjord, the...
Last edited: 09 March 2009
Trollstigen is one of Norway's top tourist attractions featuring both an...
Last edited: 05 March 2009
Inside Dining Scene
Inside Norway: For Foreign Visitors
This is a brief introduction to the currency of Norway. The Official Currency...
Last edited: 03 September 2013
Norway is part of the Schengen-cooperat... Visitors from within Schengen do not...
Last edited: 17 March 2010
Emergency phone numbers Police (politi)  112 Also for major car accidents with...
Last edited: 06 April 2012
Norwegian is closely related to Danish and Swedish (while totally unrelated to...
Last edited: 11 July 2009
Norway International telephone code 00 is the International Direct Dial Code...
Last edited: 04 March 2013
In Norway, tipping is not cumpolsory. It is however usual for Norwegians to...
Last edited: 25 August 2016
According to the Sunday Times in July 2011, the average income in Norway is...
Last edited: 26 October 2011
Norway spans more climates than many first time visitors realize...
Last edited: 26 January 2012
Driving is a great way to explore Norway outside major cities. There is a...
Last edited: 01 June 2014
As one of the more expensive countries, Norway is perhaps not the top choice...
Last edited: 18 January 2010
Norway uses the metric system of measurement. Most Norwegians don't know how to...
Last edited: 07 March 2009
Norway and Norwegians have a number of customs that may differ notably from the...
Last edited: 08 May 2010