With a troublesome tradition of sacrifice and pranks, the Swedish Christmas goat in Gävle fights his annual battle against arsonists.
Advent has begun, with the traditional national debate in Sweden over religious influence in school celebrations.
The book towns of Norway and the United Kingdom suggest possibilities for used books and their sellers in boosting local economies.
The remarkable Hollister family of U.S. children’s literature resurface in a unique Norwegian bookstore.
The Scandinavian mushroom season has begun, with pleasures and perils unfamiliar to urban Americans.
Unusual even for the United States, Norway’s cross-highway Marché Holmestrand restaurant evokes driving nostalgia and current reflection.
NRK’s latest live TV journey, “Telemarkskanalen,” runs shorter than “Hurtigruten” and arrives at a welcome moment for U.S. audiences.
The Breivik verdict closes the painful chapter of the trial, while leaving many questions and issues for Norway’s future.
Once English-speaking tourists get past the word, they’ll find “speed” in Norway has other ramifications.
In a challenging global climate of immigration and security concerns, Raoul Wallenberg reminds us of the difference one person can make.
A special Norwegian natural area highlights both the risks and rewards of encountering nature without protections.
The midnight sun’s departure is bittersweet at the best of times, and a little damp this year.