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Road to electric car paradise paved with handouts

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

JUDABERG, Norway: The Norwegian island of Finnoey has the highest density of electric cars in the world. The reason? They are exempt from the US$6,000-a-year toll charges for the tunnel to the mainland. 1,067 more words

Current Affairs

Rock Art of Alta

This group of petroglyphs in the Alta Fjord, near the Arctic Circle, bears the traces of a settlement dating from c. 4200 to 500 B.C. 38 more words

Unesco

Home at Last

Regression is a funny thing. For the last 5 years, I’ve lived independently in a different country from where I’d lived my entire life. I’ve had to figure it out on my own. 437 more words

Photography

Travel Theme - Behind

When I first read the post on Travel theme – Behind, I thought that I’d be hard pressed to find many photos to fit the theme. 294 more words

Community

Monday Mystery Photo - Last time Trondheim Grenadiers, Norway

Each Monday, I post a mystery photo, or occasionally a mystery object. I invite you to leave a comment if you think you know the location or what it is. 319 more words

Community

Verdens Hoelet

det er noe med dette landet som absoslutt ikke stemmer overens med hva dere nordmenn tenker om dere selv. for eksempel at dere har satt dere som “nummer 1 i verden! 507 more words

AnyBryde

'wegian Wednesday

Early on while learning Norwegian I realized it has, like many languages, its own set of quirks and things that make you pause and take a closer look. 41 more words

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