Tagged: Travel

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...

Sightseeing in the Stockholm archipelago

Beyond Norway David Nikel Trondheim, Norway After so many monthly columns about destinations in Norway, I feel it’s time to spread my wings. Because of the excellent transportation links, many people visiting Norway look...

Norway SAS

Norway to sell shares of SAS

Minister of Trade and Industry says time and price were both right The Local Minister of Trade and Industry Torbjørn Røe Isaksen said that the government’s decision to sell its shares in joint Scandinavian...

Norwegian krone increasingly cheap

Visitors to Norway benefit from the decline M. Michael Brady Asker, Norway If you plan travel to Norway, now may be the time; you will cut the cost of your stay there, as the...

Norwegian Air faces resistance in US

The low-cost airline’s attempt to expand into the American market has met opposition from carriers and pilots Molly Jones Norwegian American Weekly Norwegian Air Shuttle has made a name for itself by offering extremely...

Welcome to the Travel Issue

Emily C. Skaftun Norwegian American Weekly As you, dear readers, are holding this paper in your hands or gazing at these pixels, I myself am actually traveling. Hello from Iceland! Of course, as I...

Affordable travel for all

  Proof is in the savings: Norwegian shows how smart new technology can lower travel costs Christy Olsen Field and Kelsey Larson Norwegian American Weekly Norway’s high cost of living can cause a lot...

Connecting us all

Nordmenn Verden Rundt brings together Norwegians across the globe with social media By Christy Olsen Field Norwegian American Weekly Facebook is more than a digital photo album of what your kids did last weekend....

Your ideal Norwegian vacation

Match these itineraries to your personality and see Norway the way you want to see it By Kelsey Larson, Norwegian American Weekly If you are planning a trip to Norway, it stands to reason...

Architecture with stories to tell

An architecture tour of Oslo opens doors to Norway’s history and cultural heritage Heidi Håvan Grosch, Sparbu, Norway Architecture provides a three-dimensional history of a culture, and Norway’s buildings have many rich stories to tell....