World’s largest sauna opened in Arctic Circle

World’s largest sauna opened in Arctic Circle

The world’s largest sauna has been opened on a beach in northern Norway with views out north over the ocean.

Viking sword linked to Canute’s England raids

Viking sword linked to Canute’s England raids

An ornate viking sword on display for the first time at Oslo's Museum of Cultural History may have belonged to one of the Viking warriors Denmark’s King Canute hand-picked to attack England.

Norway artist’s naked tree stunt goes awry

Norway artist’s naked tree stunt goes awry

A Norwegian contemporary artist has confessed to being left hanging naked in a tree for three and a half hours after an video art installation she filmed in a Norwegian forest went wrong.

Avalanche smashes Norway farmhouse

Avalanche smashes Norway farmhouse

A Norwegian man who went this month to check on his mountain farm following an avalanche in January found that it had been smashed into pieces.

Experts baffled by freak downpour in Norway

Experts baffled by freak downpour in Norway

Norwegian experts have been left baffled by a ‘tropical’ downpour that hit a village north of Trondheim on Monday. “This only happens in the jungle,” said one meteorologist.