Category Archives for Norway

Travel Photo – Above the clouds

Many times when I`ve been flying and enjoyed the wonderful shape of the clouds from above, I have wished I was able to capture the image – but photos taken through the window is rarely any good. This photo was taken in the beginning of June 22.30 at night, when I was flying from Ålesund […]

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Travel Photo – My hometown Aalesund

This week´s travel photo is from my home town Aalesund, the closest town to where I grew up. This coast town in Norway is well known for its export of clipfish (dried and salted cod), and it is also internationally known to people interested in architecture for the distinctive Jugendstil (Art Nouveau). The concistent style of the […]

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Travel Photo – Traditional Viking fight

Akershus Fortress is one of the main sights for tourists visiting Oslo. It is convenient located in the city centre, and it is a beautiful place to walk around the historical ground. I was walking around town with some Couchsurfers when we stumbled upon a group of people training Viking fighting in one of the […]

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Amadou and Mariam in Oslo – lovely memories from Mali

When I visited Mali in 2011 music, dance and African rythms filled most of my days. I worked as a volunteer at Festival au Desert in Timbuctou, and after the festival I joined a workshop of African dance and drums arranged by Sidiki Camara for three weeks. I really loved my time in Mali, and […]

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Vegetarian Christmas dinner

Norway have a vast array of traditional dishes that are served during the Christmas holiday. The selection will vary according to where in the Norway you are from, and also according to the practices of each family. Common for most of it is that it is not suitable for vegetarians. If you want to know […]

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