Tagged: Ålesund

Norwegian sea eagles have landed in Scotland

The donation of between 15 and 20 white-tailed sea eagle chicks originating from Western Norway is a vital part of the reintroduction programme for the UK’s largest and most spectacular bird of prey The...

SAS plane makes 2 unscheduled landings in Norway

Scandinavian airline SAS says a plane carrying 41 passengers made two unscheduled landings because of a problem with the flaps. SAS spokesman Thomas Midteide says the CRJ regional jet was heading from Copenhagen to...

Rolls-Royce invests in customer training capacity

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, is to transform customer training in its Marine business by investing in a new European customer training centre at Ålesund, Norway. The training centre, which is due to...

Ålesund: Norway’s Art Nouveau City

ÅLESUND, Norway—From tragic circumstances, a confluence of lucky events led to the creation of one of Norway’s landmark art cities. By Susan James – The Epoch Times At the turn of the 20th century, Ålesund was...

The Times: Ålesund Norway’s most beautiful city

This elegant port city was ravaged by fire in 1904 but it rose like a phoenix amid icy islands and snowy peaks By The Times The Norwegians have a saying: “I haven’t seen anything like...

Beautiful Ålesund seen from the sky

Ålesund & Sunnmøre is the perfect place to explore some of Norway’s most famous natural and cultural attractions. Ålesund’s beautiful Art Nouveau architecture is known far and wide. The myriad of turrets, spires and...

ODIM win local ”Innovator of the Year 2008” award

ODIM has been awarded the ”Innovator of the Year 2008” accolade – a business award for the North-Western area of Norway. The award was officially announced on Wednesday evening during an event held in...

Best Trip Ever!

Dare to do it yourself, but learn before you leave By John Erik Stacy Bus, Boat, Car and Train When considering a trip to Norway, one of the most fun aspects of the upcoming...