Norwegian Hospitality

One of the things I’ve been pleasantly surprised by while traveling around Norway is how common the English language is here. Upon discovering that I am from out of town, Norwegians immediately switch over to English and converse with me with barely a hint of an accent. These impressive linguistic skills are not an accident… Continue reading Norwegian Hospitality

Norway: Train Ride to Oslo

I’m filled with an abundance of excitement this morning as I pack up my belongings and head on over to the Bergen train station. Lasting about seven hours, the journey to Oslo is said to be one of the most scenic train rides in all of Europe. This initial excitement of mine, however, has taken… Continue reading Norway: Train Ride to Oslo