Norwegian firm raises USD 1m for green hydrogen in UNESCO area; Renewables Now

Norwegian Hydrogen AS, part of Norway’s Flakk Gruppen, has raised NOK 10.3 million (USD 1m/EUR 922,100) for a project involving the production of green hydrogen for mobility applications, mainly ferries and cruise ships.

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Norweigan Hydrogen successfully raises capital; Joanna Sampson; H2 View

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Cruise Ship Passengers Banned From Bergen, Stavanger As Coronavirus Cases Rise In Norway; David Nikel; Forbes

One of Norway’s busiest cruise ship ports has banned passengers from leaving cruise ships docked in the city with immediate effect.

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A Cruiser’s Guide to Bergen, Norway; Porthole Cruise

Bergen, Norway offers attractions both ancient and modern. Here’s a guide for what to see and do for those cruising to Bergen.

Source: A Cruiser’s Guide to Bergen, Norway | Porthole Cruise Magazine

Ultimate Norway: The 25 Things You Have to Do Before You Die; Vanessa Brune; Fodor’s

Summer fjord visits and winter northern lights excursions are musts, but Norway has other equally fantastic sights and experiences—in town and country and throughout the year.

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Bryggen: The Fascinating Story Of Bergen’s Hanseatic Trading District; David Nikel; Forbes

While Bryggen is linked with the German traders, Bergen’s status as an important port was in place for at least 150 years prior to their arrival.

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Facts About the Norwegian Fjords; Mathew Paul Gundersen; Life In Norway

You’ve heard of the beautiful fjords. But how much do you really know about Norway’s iconic scenery? What do you think of when you think of Norway? Ibsen? Trolls? Dark winters and Light summers? The…

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Winning Photos Celebrate the Beauty of Historic Sites Around the World; Sara Barnes; My Modern Met

Stunning to see how these sites from the past stand today in the present.

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Things To Do In Bergen When It Rains; David Nikel; Life In Norway

Don’t let rainfall ruin your Norwegian adventure. Here are some ideas for what to do in Norway’s second city when the sky darkens and the rain falls. Take a close look at the photos of…

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Stave churches in Norway older than previously believed; Nina Tveter & Kjersti Lunden Nilsen; Phys.org

What’s the real age of Norwegian stave churches?

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Norway’s Historic Stave Churches Are Even Older Than Previously Thought; David Nikel; Forbes

Urnes Stave Church is one of Norway’s eight UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Researchers now believe it is around 60 years older than first thought.

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Bergen: How To Enjoy Norway’s Wettest City When It Rains; David Nikel; Forbes

From museums to an aquarium, here are the best things to do in Bergen, one of the rainiest cities in Europe, when it rains.

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Viking Monuments To Mining Towns: Scandinavia’s Top World Heritage Sites; David Nikel; Forbes

Scandinavia’s 32 UNESCO World Heritage sites include Viking era monuments, copper mining towns and World War II historical sites.

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The top 3 adventure holidays of a lifetime; Caroline Cooper; Luxury Lifestyle Magazine

For many of us lazing on a beach anywhere in the world, with silky sand between our toes, basking in the summer sun, whilst sipping on sundowners seems like the…

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A Guide to the Best Fjords to Visit in Norway; Rebecca Thandi Norman; Scandinavia Standard

Learn about the best Norwegian fjords, where to find them, what tours to take, and where to stay while visiting them. Rebecca Thandi Norman takes you through the top ten fjords in Norway including beautiful images.

Source: A Guide to the Best Fjords to Visit in Norway

Why are dragons and monsters carved into Norway’s stave churches?; Idun Haugan; Medievalists

The richly decorated portal at Urnes stave church in Norway has often been interpreted in light of paganism. That’s wrong, according to a new stave church study.

Source: Why are dragons and monsters carved into Norway’s stave churches? – Medievalists.net

6 Epic Stops on an Incredible Viking Ocean Cruise Through Coastal Norway; Doug Stallings; Fodor’s Travel

A cruise along Norway’s coast is the best way to see the country.

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How Giant Mirrors Bring Winter Sunlight To This Remote Town In Norway; David Nikel; Forbes

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Local residents of Rjukan, Norway, now enjoy an approximately 6,500 square foot ellipse-shaped beam of sunlight into the town square thanks to a system of motorised mirrors on the mountainside.

Source: How Giant Mirrors Bring Winter Sunlight To This Remote Town In Norway

Volcanoes, Fjords and Waterfalls, Oh My! Discover the Natural Wonders of the World on a Cruise; Lauren M; Holland America Line

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EPIC TRAVEL DESTINATIONS YOU DON’T WANT TO MISS THIS YEAR; Keryn Means; Walking On Travels

Find the best International Travel Destinations and Bucket Lists worth adventures from arctic cruises to solo bike trips, family getaways to African safaris…

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