“In TV series from Vikings to Game of Thrones, the icy wastes of the north provide the backdrop to dramatic, often violent, stories of kings and warriors, dragons and trolls. Continue ReadingHow Much Viking Lore Is True?
The Norwegian Society of Texas, Houston Chapter – Snorre is pleased to offer the course “Norwegian Language for Beginners” – The course begins January 31st and is held every Tuesday Continue ReadingNorwegian Language Course for Beginners in Houston
“Norwegian Constitution Day is the National Day of Norway and is an official national holiday observed on May 17 each year. Among Norwegians, the day is referred to simply as syttende Continue ReadingGratulerer med dagen!
“Sometimes it’s best to leave it to nature. While glass floors and skyscrapers can be impressive, in Norway it’s a mighty lump of stone that offers the best outlook. Preikestolen Continue ReadingPulpit Rock in Norway has been named the top pick for Lonely Planet’s “Most breathtaking viewing platforms”
The Norwegian Society of Texas and the Hovedstad Chapter cordially invites you to Austin to attend the Althing weekend on April 17th-19th at St. Martin’s Lutheran Church 606 West 15th Continue ReadingHave you registered for the 2015 Spring Althing meeting?
PRESS RELEASE OCTOBER 13, 2014 Norwegian reality TV viewers are so fascinated by Americans that we’r casting. SEASON 6 OF ‘THE GREAT NORWAY ADVENTURE’! Chicago’s O’Connor Casting Company is conducting Continue ReadingCasting for season 6 in “The Great Norway Adventure”
This book presents the world’s heritage in sail. It highlights an American clipper ship, it became Norway’s first sail training ship, a French Atlantic mail steamer, British built square riggers Continue ReadingLegends in Sail by Olaf T Engvig
Are you looking for some good action combined with Norwegian nature and old viking history? Check out the new Norwegian film “Ragnarok”, which was just released in US. You can find Continue ReadingNew Norwegian film “Ragnarok” available in US