Author: Tove Andersson

Tove Andersson
Tove Andersson is a freelance journalist who writes about travel and culture. She conducts interviews for the street magazine =Oslo while writing poetry and fiction. Jeg heter Navnløs (My name is nameless) was published in 2002. Her website is, and she can be reached at

Inside the Deichman

Visit the new Deichman Bjørvika library in Oslo with native Tove Andersson to find out what’s new in learning in an innovative open space.

Oslo Midtsommer magic

On Midtsommer, a popular Oslo destination is Hvervenbukta, an idyllic recreational area just a few minutes from Oslo’s city center.

Angelina Jordan

Angelina Jordan

A unique talent wins the heart of milllions Tove Andersson Oslo Eighty-nine percent of “America’s Got Talent: The Champions” viewers, voted for Norwegian singer Angelina Jordan after her performance of “Bohemian Rhapsody.” Born and...

War hero Bamse

The St. Bernard who become a symbol of courage in Norway and Scotland Tove Andersson Oslo, Norway It has been 10 years since Bamse (teddy bear), ship’s dog and war hero, was honored with...

I’m Alive, says ISÁK

Ella Marie Hætta Isaksen uses music to fight for her Sámi language and culture Tove Andersson Oslo, Norway Ella Marie Hætta Isaksen, 21, is a Sámi artist from Tana in Finnmark who has captured...

Wish again as Anja’s adventure continues

A family affair Book review by Tove Andersson Oslo The story of the little elf that became the main character from The New York Times bestseller The Christmas Wish continues. This year The Polar...

Get a taste of Europe’s northernmost point

Breakfast at North Cape Tove Andersson Oslo The Hurtigruten ferry arrives twice daily. Hundreds of nature-loving tourists are amazed at the natural settings and look forward to leaving the ship. The harbor of Honningsvåg,...