Tag Archives: Norway

Norway Recent History

From independence to World War II The development of the following period led to the dissolution of the Union. In 1899, the Storting decided to introduce the Norwegian flag without a union symbol, despite the king’s objection. Likewise, the growing Norwegian external shipping industry had made the question of Norway’s diplomatic representation abroad a stress… Read More »

Norway Culture and History

CULTURE The breathtaking spectacle of the Northern Lights, the midnight sun, the fjords, the silent islands, the rocky slopes, the enormous plateaus and the endless woods make Norway an intensely evocative place, where the elegance of nature, the strength of the seasons, is still accompanied by the magic of myths and history. There are many… Read More »