Western Norway

A Viking Woman’s Last Journey

This buried boat with a woman dating back to the early 800s documents the Viking women’s independence. (Photo: Møre and Romsdal County, Culture Department) In 1910, there were conducted archaeological excavations of several burial mounds at Røttingsnes in Tingvoll, Western… Read More ›

A Farm with a View

The majestic mountains surrounding Simadalsfjorden and Kjeåsen farm. (Screen dump by NRK) On a ledge 1738 feet (530 meters) above Simadalsfjorden in Hardanger, iconic Kjeåsen is located. With its spectacular view, the farm has received much acclaim in television and… Read More ›