Since I’m going for a 4 day trip in the following day, I thought it would be the best opportunity to share with you guys my way of packing. Usually I’m really minimalistic, and my friends are always shocked how small are my backpack etc. So here’s my secrets for 3-4 day trip. You need … Continue reading Packing for few days.
As you move in a new land, you are full of excitement and happiness. You think: “this is it, this is my new start” – which isn’t far from the truth, because it’s clearly something new, a new life you might say. Even if your future there isn’t so clear and planned, and the only … Continue reading Loneliness abroad.
Darkest, coldest and sleepless. Autumn has come to Norway really quickly, coloring all the trees by the street you walk to work and university. It become really colorful, but also the autumn depression has come by. It’s by no mean a bad thing, it happens sometimes. When you try to look for sun, but the … Continue reading Autumn.
I know this blog supposed to be about Norway and only Norway. But hey – it’s my blog, so there’s no rules after all. Drawings, and art in general, have always been a huge part in my life, even though I never pursued it in any art school. Just as a hobby, but, besides Norway, … Continue reading More about me – drawings.
That’s an interesting thing. I always thought (yeah, stereotypes) that when it comes to Nordic folks, they like to be on time. I even read that somewhere, but unfortunately I don’t remember. So last week I was talking with a Norwegian guy whom I just met, about typical Norwegian ‘things’. There were a party at … Continue reading Why Norwegians are often late?
The archaeological excavations at Bryggen has given us a magnificent collection of runic inscriptions. We find trade letters, receipts, poetry, religious inscriptions, ownership marks and inscriptions with almost verbal utterances. This large variation suggests that runes were known and used by a large proportion of the population in the city during the Middle Ages. The … Continue reading Futhark – runic alphabet
Preikestolen Preikestolen in the Lysefjords. Okay, it’s probably must have for most of the tourists, inhabitants, but why not? Just look at the picture – pure gold. Amazing view, worth the good old hiking in the mountains (few hours I think). The closest city is Stavanger (one of the biggest) and from there it should be … Continue reading 5 places in Norway i want to visit .