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Norway – Major mineral values on Norway’s sea floor

18/12/2013 | By | Reply More
Norway – Major mineral values on Norway’s sea floor

The sea floor within Norway’s economic zone contains substantial volumes of metallic sulfides A new study from Norway has revealed massive gold, silver, copper, zinc, cobalt and lead deposits in the sea floor within Norway’s economic zone. Researchers from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology in Trondheim (NTNU) estimate the value of the mineral reserves […]

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Beauty of Norway – Enjoy the natural beauty of the country

14/02/2013 | By | 1 Reply More
Beauty of Norway – Enjoy the natural beauty of the country

Norway complete Enjoy a relaxing holiday in Norway including the Norwegian Coastal Voyage and Oslo to Bergen Train. Here’s round-up inspiration of a tour which is a combination of what many consider to be the world’s most beautiful cruise voyage and rail excursion. The Norway in a Nutshell train journey and the Norwegian Coastal Voyage. Major […]

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Nordic Music Prize – Nominees for best Nordic album

05/01/2013 | By | Reply More
Nordic Music Prize – Nominees for best Nordic album

Nordic Music nominees for best Nordic album 2012 Nordic Music Prize is an annual award for the Best Nordic Album Of The Year. The first Nordic Music Prize was presented by the Prince Of Norway during by:Larm in Oslo in February 2011. The prize was created to create a stronger unity across the Nordic countries […]

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Kon-Tiki nominated for Oscar Academy Foreign-Language Film

23/12/2012 | By | Reply More
Kon-Tiki nominated for Oscar Academy Foreign-Language Film

Kon-Tiki is a 2012 Norwegian historical drama film about the 1947 Kon-Tiki expedition directed by Joachim Rønning and Espen Sandberg Kon-Tiki has been selected as the Norwegian entry for the Best Foreign Language Oscar at the 85th Academy Awards, making the January shortlist. The 85th Academy Awards ceremony is an upcoming event during which the Academy […]

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Thorbjørn Egner – 100 years

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Thorbjørn Egner – 100 years

Thorbjørn Egner is well known and loved playwright in Scandinavia Thorbjørn Egner biography Thorbjørn Egner (b: December 12. 1912 – d: December 24. 1990) was a Norwegian  playwright, songwriter and illustrator known for his books, plays and musicals for children. He grew up in the working class neighbourhood Kampen in Oslo and his breakthrough was on the […]

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Norway on UNESCO’s World Heritage List

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Norway on UNESCO’s World Heritage List

Norway on UNESCO’s World Heritage List Between 1979 and 1981 four Norwegian cultural sites were included on UNESCO’s World Heritage List. In 2004 a cultural landscape was added to the list; the Vega Islands in Northern Norway, and in 2005 two of Norway’s western fjords were the first natural sites to be included; the Geirangerfjord […]

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Oslo Norway – A Getaway to a very Modern Nordic City

08/04/2012 | By | 1 Reply More
Oslo Norway – A Getaway to a very Modern Nordic City

Oslo is a very Modern Nordic City Oslo may not be a cheap option, but it’s worth spending a bit more on a trip to this historic but also very modern city. Whether you stay for an extended weekend or a longer break, there’s plenty to explore all year round, whatever your area of interest. […]

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