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The General Regions of Norway

The counties of Norway are often divided into five traditional geographical regions called landsdeler (country parts). It is nice to have an idea of these regions because it may come up in conversation, making travel arrangements, or researching genealogy or history. The Five Regions of Norway Below the regions are listed in English then...

Norwegian Christmas Twitter Covers

Christmas is the season for giving! Here are holiday images that you can use to decorate the top cover of your Twitter page in Nordic style for the holidays. There are also some Facebook covers available. (Instructions below, if you need them.)           Instructions For Changing...

Types of Norwegian Clubs and Organizations

Norwegian clubs, associations, and organizations are a great way to learn new things and meet new friends who enjoy similar interests. A seat may be waiting for you! Certain clubs are strictly Norwegian which can help you take a deep dive into your heritage, while others may be more broadly Nordic or...

Recipe for Juleboller, Christmas Fruit Rolls

As you can tell from the name, Jule bread is meant for Christmas. That doesn’t mean you have to wait until then! This delicious fruit-studded bread is delicious at any time of day and at any time of year. Sometimes it is formed into loaves or wreaths, but I like...

Norwegian Royal Anthem

The Royal Anthem of Norway is called Kongesangen which means King’s Song. It is to honor the King (or one day, perhaps Queen) of Norway. It is used on ceremonial occasions, for example, before His Majesty’s annual New Year’s Eve speech. It is separate and different from the National Anthem...

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Norwegian Culture and People

Norwegian Culture and People

CULTURE! The Kingdom of Norway has a long and storied past. It is also bright and beautiful now. Learn about the language, money, customs, recipes, and so much more!
Norwegian Regions and Places

Norwegian Regions and Places

REGIONS! Did your grandparents come from Rogaland? Thinking about taking your next vacation in Northern Norway? Learn about the places that make up this great country!
Norwegian-Inspired Gifts

Norwegian-Inspired Gifts

SHOP! From T-shirts and teddy bears to clocks and dog beds, browse the Norway At Home gift shop for yourself, friends, family, business associates, and others. Enjoy!