We started our second day with tour guide through Nidaros Domkirke (Cathedral) which we managed to get for free (because of some misunderstanding). However, for students the price is 50 NOK, so if we had to pay, we would do that, it’s not that expensive. Unfortunately, we couldn’t take pictures inside the Nidaros Domkirke, the … Continue reading Trondheim – Second day & Leaving.
In my last post about packing for a trip, I didn’t mention where I will go. So here you go, Trondheim, Nidaros, Kaupangen, City of Kings. Located in the North-East of Norway, in the Sør-Trøndelag county. Me and my 2 friends decided to try NSB trains, and choose a direct train from Hamar to Trondheim. … Continue reading Trondheim – arriving & first day.
Before I start – If you haven’t checked my first post about it, here it is: Nørront (1)
As we said, Nørront is a name for both Old Norse and Old Icelandic, because the difference between them both was pretty small. Continue reading “Fridays with Norwegian #13 – Nørront (2).”
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.
Have you ever wondered what was before modern Norwegian, back when there was no bokmål and nynorsk? Are you by any case interested in language that developed by the Viking Age? Here’s some of my research. Norrønt (english: Old Norse) was a North Germanic language spoken mostly in Norway and Iceland. (yes, Norwegian has German roots). … Continue reading Fridays with Norwegian #12 – Norrønt (1).
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.