Tagged: Voss

Go Fjords

Go Fjords struts its stuff with new tours

Vik, Voss, and Vikafjellet Cynthia Elyce Rubin The Norwegian American Go Fjords is a Stavanger company owned by transportation companies Norled and Tide, established as a result of a common desire to improve the...

Was George Washington a Vossing?

The United States’ first president was born in Virginia but traces roots back to ancient Earls of Scandinavia Larrie Wanberg Features Editor In playfully researching the early history of the 4th of July and...

The special town of Voss

Modern culture infused with nature and tradition make Voss a destination for tourism and a great place to live By John Erik Stacy 27 Nov 2009 What’s so special about Voss? Why would a...

Shipowner killed in tragic crash

Shipowner Atle Jebsen, 73, and an employee have been killed in a Norwegian highway accident, reports Trade Winds. A third person in the car, a man aged 55, has been flown to Bergen’s Haukeland...

Travel to Norway with Vesterheim in 2010

For more than 30 years, Vesterheim has been providing exciting and educational tours to Norway. These tours offer unique opportunities based on the museum’s ties and relationships with the artists and institutions of Norway....

The Extreme Sport week in Voss

Ekstremsportveko is the biggest sport and music festival of its kind, and is hosted every year in Voss, Western Norway. Ekstremsportveko host competitions in kayaking, rafting, mtb-bmx, kiting, skydiving, paragliding, hanggliding, multisport, freeride, big air,...

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...