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  • Disney Magic at stunning Geirangerfjord, Norway
    Disney Magic reaches the Norwegian fjords, inspiration for 'Frozen'
    We were so excited to see this photo of Disney Magic on its first sail into Geirangerfjord. We had the pleasure of seeing this amazing landscape in person on an earlier cruise aboard a different ship. It is just as stunning as the image suggests,...
  • Hottest women soccer players from Norway at 2015 World Cup
    Hottest women soccer players from Norway at 2015 World Cup
    Here is a list and slideshow of the hottest women soccer players from Norway who are playing in the 2015 World Cup which is taking place this month in Canada. Hope you enjoy the photos and watch for the hot Norwegian women soccer players from the...
  • Disney Magic sails to  Geiranger, Norway
    Disney Magic sails to Geiranger for first time with DCL’s Norwegian Fjord cruise
    On June 10, the Disney Magic arrived in Geiranger, Norway, for the first time in forever – actually for the first time. Visiting the village and its surrounding fjord was part of Disney Cruise Line’s inaugural Norwegian Fjord itinerary...
  • Norway: FM radio to be replaced with digital in 2017
    Norway: FM radio to be replaced with digital in 2017
    Norway has plans to get rid of FM radio in 2017. The European country wrote up a proposal back in 2011 to switch over to all Digital Audio Broadcasting, also known as DAB. Norway's government has reportedly determined that the country can meet...
  • Earthworms fall from the sky on Norway
    Earthworms fall from the sky on Norway
    Not everyday do you see earthworms raining from the sky unless you're in Norway at the moment. According to the April 16 report from the Independent and the April 17 report from the New Zealand Herald, a biology teacher named Karstein Erstad...
  • Geirangerfjord
    Norwegian still has some irresistible airfares to Oslo and beyond
    Astounding as it seems, there are still flights between Oakland and Oslo as cheap as $191 one way. There are irresistible fares from New York and Los Angeles as well. Granted, they’re going fast, but for those with wanderlust, check out the...
  • Mats Zuccarello
    New York Rangers sign forward Mats Zuccarello to a 4-year extension
    There was some speculation that diminutive New York Rangers forward Mats Zuccarello might get dealt before Monday’s trade deadline. Instead, he got an extension. The Rangers announced on Monday that they had signed Zuccarello to a four-year...
  • French judge rules that parents cannot name their child Nutella
    French judge rules that parents cannot name their child Nutella
    A French court has ruled that parents cannot name a child anything they like, according to a news article published in the Guardian on January 26, 2014.The parent’s choice of name for their newborn daughter was Nutella. Yes, that Nutella-...
  • Russian Forces Looking To Control Artic Circle
    Russian Forces Looking To Control Artic Circle
    The Russian Federation is enlarging its forces in and around the Murmansk region. The build up on the Finnish border is in preparation for its final destination and that is the Arctic circle. It has been known for some time that the Arctic circle...
  • Viking Ship
    Get a summer job captaining a viking ship
    The Lofotr Viking Museum onVestvågøy island is looking for two captainsto lead tourist expeditions in their full-scale reproduction of a viking ship. The museum, itself, is an ongoing reproduction of a Viking village. So far, the sights...
  • Walt Disney's "Oswald The Lucky Rabbit"
    'Oswald the Lucky Rabbit' Disney lost film recovered in Norway
    A 1927 lost Disney film was located in Norway. The film was the middle section of an Oswald the Lucky Rabbit creation of Walt Disney, before the Mickey Mouse concept arrived.The “Empty Socks” segment was located in the National Library...
  • Oswald the Lucky Rabbit's Lost Film
    Oswald's Lost "Empty Socks" Discovered in Norway
    It is an early Christmas present for fans of animation as well as Oswald the Lucky Rabbit, Walt Disney's first animated star. A lost film featuring the rabbit has turned up in all places Norway.The 1927 film entitled “Empty Socks”...
  • Vigeland Sculpture Park in Oslo, Norway
    Vigeland Sculpture Park in Norway is world's largest of one artist
    Vigeland Sculpture Park featuring about 200 stone and bronze sculptures of human figures created by Gustav Vigelandlies within Frogner Park, a short bus or subway ride west from Oslo’s City Center. Enormous statues reflecting men and women...
  • Nobel Peace Center to recognize Peace Prize recipients Dec. 10
    Nobel Peace Center to recognize Peace Prize recipients Dec. 10
    The Norwegian Nobel Committee announced Oct. 10, 2014 that this year’s Nobel Peace Prize recipients are Kailash Satyarthi of India and Malala Yousafzay of Pakistan. In an annual ceremony that takes place at the Oslo City Hall Dec. 10, the...
  • The stunning Northern Lights ignite Tromso, Norway
    Globetrotting A to Z: Tromso, Norway
    Get thee to the northern lights. If you have to beg, borrow or - well, work three jobs - book a flight to Norway now. It's the ultimate Bucket List getaway.Tromso sits in the middle of the Magnetic North Pole, a zone encircling the North Pole....
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