Tagged: King Harald

On the shores of Lake Superior

Yesterday Their Majesties King Harald and Queen Sonja visited the city of Duluth on the shores of Lake Superior. The Minnesota National Guard transported the King and Queen and their party to and from...

Steinar Opstad honored by King Harald

Steinar Opstad’s efforts to bolster relations between Norway and the United States, especially in Grand Forks, N.D., were cited as part of the reason he received the King’s Medal of Merit in Gold from...

Nobel Peace Prize 2009

Their Majesties The King and Queen and Their Royal Highnesses The Crown Prince and Crown Princess attended the 10 December ceremony at Oslo City Hall at which President Barack Obama received the Nobel Peace...

King Harald gets yacht membership in UK

King Harald V has been given honorary membership to a British yacht club. The KIng of Norway accepted an invitation from Dr. Nicholas Jedynakiewicz – the former commodore of the Royal Mersey Yacht Club...

The beautiful Oscarshall in Oslo reopens

After almost three years of renovations the 157-year-old Oscarshall, situated on the peninsula of Bygdø, in Oslo will be open to the public. The beautiful palace is built on a rise, with a garden...