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Påskekrimmen

Just wanted to write a quick note about a peculiar and sort of cool little Norwegian tradition, called Påskekrimmen.  Påske = Easter, Krimmen = Crime.  I have heard now from multiple Norwegian friends that there is an Easter tradition of reading crime stories during this week.   316 more words

Norway

Nordic cuisine.

So far I’ve encountered a few interesting foodstuffs since I’ve been on Svalbard. Chief amongst those is Brunost. This is a Norwegian delicacy, and it sounds pretty unappetising when you know that brunost means brown cheese. 288 more words

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