Posts Categorized: Norway

Visit Oslo – The Tiger City

Oslo and tigers do not have many things in common but there is one thing that links them together – Norwegian writer Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson. With his interpretation of the city as a cold and dangerous place, he adorned it with the name of a so-called dangerous predator. Thus, the status “Tiger City” or “The City… Read more »

Visit Bergen – The Drakkar Port-City

When one utters the name Bergen, one can already hear the echoes of the Vikings resounding in the spaces between the consonants. Built a few years after the fall of the Viking Age, Bergen has held out quite formidably throughout the centuries. But what would an ideal Viking city be if not a port-city? Well-known… Read more »