The Vigeland Park

The Vigeland Park is the world’s largest sculpture park made by a single artist and one of Norway’s most popular tourist attractions. The park is free of charge and open every hour all year round. Surrounding the sculpture park is… Read More ›

The Barony Rosendal

The history of Rosendal dates back to the 1650s, when the nobleman Ludvig Holgersen Rosenkrantz (1628-1685) came to Bergen as Commissioner of War for the Danish king, Fredrik III. At a ball at the fortress of Bergenhus he met Karen… Read More ›

Rail Transport in Norway

The Norwegian railway system comprises 4,087 km of 1,435 mm (4 ft 8 1⁄2 in) (standard gauge) track of which 2,622 km is electrified and 242 km double track. There are 696 tunnels and 2760 bridges. Jernbaneverket is a state owned agency which builds and maintains all railway… Read More ›