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Summer Break!

Summer holidays c. 1966: Summer tourists waiting for the ferry at Gudvangen, the Nærøy Fjord, Sogn (Postcard by Normanns Kunstforlag) The majority of Norwegians are going on a summer holiday for at least three weeks from the second or third… Read More ›

The Saga of Halfdan the Black

Viking Warrior illustrated by Norwegian concept artist Stian Dahlslett © ‘Heimskringla’, also called the Norwegian Kings’ Sagas were written down by the Icelander Snorri Sturlason around the year 1220 AD and includes the Saga of Halfdan the Black (c. 810… Read More ›


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