Tagged: Scotland

Go Viking to Scotland: part three

Time Travel tours and archaeological chocolates bring Orkney’s Viking past to life Cynthia Elyce Rubin The Norwegian American Travel widens your horizons and introduces you to interesting places and people. A highlight of my...

Go Viking to Scotland: part one

From the Galloway Hoard exhibit in Edinburgh to the Viking-established Orkney Islands Cynthia Elyce Rubin The Norwegian American “To go Viking” was originally a verb phrase used by Scandinavians to describe traveling overseas. I...

Lindisfarne

The Vikings and the Irish Sea world

Professor of Medieval History details how the Vikings influenced Ireland and Scotland Christine Foster Meloni Washington Dr. Jennifer Paxton, Professor of Medieval History at Catholic University, recently presented “The Vikings and the Irish Sea...

Music at Scandinavia House January 2010

APAP 2010 – Northern Realms Music Showcase Monday, January 11, 2010 First set: 2-5 pm         Second set: 7-11 pm FREE reservations are required: 607-435-2045 info@OnQueueArtists.com Some of the most exciting and talented folk music...

Scotland and Norway sign memorandum

Today, August 17, Scotland and Norway have signed a Memorandum of Undersanding (MoU) on aquaculture. “We can learn from each other, and develop our industries even further,” says the Norwegian Minister of Fisheries and...

Soccer: Highlights from Norway – Scotland 4-0

Norway wins over Scotland at  in Oslo on August 12. 24,000 fans showed up to watch this vital World Cup qualifier on Wednesday evening. Now Norway might make a late run and bag a FIFA World Cup spot...

Norway coach vows to attack Scots

Egil Olsen has promised an attacking approach against Scotland on 12 August in Oslo as he tries to salvage Norway’s World Cup qualification hopes. Norway, who sit bottom of Group Nine, need a victory...

Norway coach vows to attack Scots

Egil Olsen has promised an attacking approach against Scotland on 12 August in Oslo as he tries to salvage Norway’s World Cup qualification hopes. Norway, who sit bottom of Group Nine, need a victory...

Norwegian beavers to Scotland

  Eleven beavers from Telemark in Norway have arrived in Scotland, as part of a historic plan by the Scottish Wildlife Trust to reintroduce the mammals to Scotland for the first time in more than 400...