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Category Archives: Norway
The Netherlands, Switzerland, Portugal, Germany, Belgium, Lithuania, Denmark France, Norway, Iceland and Spain compete for second, to Trump’s America First. Vanity Fair offered highlights.
My siblings, Kathy Buie Vance and Ann Buie Loomis, and their husbands recently returned from a 14-day cruise of Scandinavia with GlobusJourneys.com. They had a wonderful time (Facebook slideshow). Highlights were the Hans Christian Anderson House and Museum in Odense, Denmark; … Continue reading
Click for History Channel Series, “The Vikings” On my recent trip to Scotland, I learned that I likely have Viking heritage, since the Vikings, or Norsemen, Danes, and Swedes, migrated to or invaded the Inner Hebrides islands and Ulster in … Continue reading
Me in Flam, Norway with fjords. Eating fresh shrimp on the docks in Oslo, Norway with my friend Bill Winn. Matthew’s Photos
Thor Heyerdahl and Kontiki Museum, Oslo
Rick Steves on Bergen, Oslo, Fjords, and Norway in a Nutshell.
I heard this poem on my first trip to Norway from a very proud Norwegian. Since my son Matthew (and my future grandson) have Norwegian ancestry, maybe they would like to memorize this poem: “The Battle of Copenhagen” Ten thousand … Continue reading