Tagged: Trondheim

The Search for Thor

The Search for Thor

More missing records by Randi Millman-Brown Thor Jensen, 36, moves from Oslo to Hammerfest. He is promoted to bank manager, becomes engaged, and takes a one-month hiking trip through occupied Finnmark in 1941. By...

LEIF - Newfoundland

The saga of LEIF

Seattle-based foundation commemorates Viking settlements with Leif Erikson statues Leif Erikson International Foundation As hobbies go, it’s rare. So rare, in fact, that no one else has taken on the task of giving statues...

A historic city with a young soul

Immerse yourself in Trondheim’s bustling student scene—from pubs and bars to soccer and board games—and truly experience the youth and vibrancy of the medieval city Sofia Moen Seattle, Wash. As the ancient capital of...

Viking King’s church found

Archaeologists find remains they believe to be the resting place of Saint Olav II Charlotte Bryan & Michael Sandelson The Foreigner Klemenskirken in Sør-Trøndelag County’s Trondheim originates from the Middle Ages. It is believed...

Norway cabin gets “Frozen“

Norwegian influences in the new “Frozen Ever After” attraction at Disney World Justin Cremer The Local Visitors to Disney World in Florida will get to experience even more of what Norway has to offer...

Guess what’s brewing in Norway?

Brooklyn Brewery partners with E.C. Dahls to open a brewery and restaurant in Trondheim Victoria Hofmo Brooklyn, N.Y. Brooklyn Brewery seems to have a love affair with Scandinavia. In September 2014 they held a...