‘Tre nøtter til Askepott’: Explaining Norway’s peculiar Christmas tradition
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‘Tre nøtter til Askepott’: Explaining Norway’s peculiar Christmas tradition

Every year since 1996, Norwegians have gathered on Christmas morning (in Norway that’s the 24th) and switched on their televisions to watch 'Tre nøtter til Askepott'.

Norwegian expression of the day: Kvelden før kvelden

Norwegian expression of the day: Kvelden før kvelden

These are the words you need to understand Norway at Christmas
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These are the words you need to understand Norway at Christmas

Coronavirus: These are Norway’s health guidelines for Christmas gatherings

Coronavirus: These are Norway’s health guidelines for Christmas gatherings

Norway to ease coronavirus restrictions for two Christmas days

Norway to ease coronavirus restrictions for two Christmas days

How Norway’s Christmas traditions could be affected by Covid-19 pandemic
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How Norway’s Christmas traditions could be affected by Covid-19 pandemic

These are Norway’s Covid-19 guidelines for Christmas shoppers

These are Norway’s Covid-19 guidelines for Christmas shoppers

Norway Christmas Eve weather: will it be a White Christmas where you are?

Norway Christmas Eve weather: will it be a White Christmas where you are?

How to celebrate Christmas like a Norwegian

How to celebrate Christmas like a Norwegian

WATCH: The dazzling Oslo tree that became a sleeper Christmas hit

WATCH: The dazzling Oslo tree that became a sleeper Christmas hit

Here’s where you can expect a white Christmas in Norway

Here’s where you can expect a white Christmas in Norway

Norwegian kindergarten drops Lucia event over paparazzi parents

Norwegian kindergarten drops Lucia event over paparazzi parents

This is how much people spend on Christmas presents in Norway

This is how much people spend on Christmas presents in Norway

These gifts are at the top of Norwegian Christmas lists

These gifts are at the top of Norwegian Christmas lists

The world’s largest gingerbread town can be found in Norway

The world’s largest gingerbread town can be found in Norway

Norwegian Christmas beers are more numerous than ever

Norwegian Christmas beers are more numerous than ever

These are Norway’s deadlines for sending international mail in time for Christmas

These are Norway’s deadlines for sending international mail in time for Christmas

Here’s how you can choose Oslo City Hall’s Christmas chimes

Here’s how you can choose Oslo City Hall’s Christmas chimes

Santa analysis: Claus and Europe feel Brexit pinch, as will UK’s Christmas

Santa analysis: Claus and Europe feel Brexit pinch, as will UK’s Christmas

A quarter of a million Norwegian men have just started their Christmas shopping

A quarter of a million Norwegian men have just started their Christmas shopping

Norwegians take six-metre inflatable Santa to top of Europe’s highest sea cliff

Norwegians take six-metre inflatable Santa to top of Europe’s highest sea cliff

Ebenezer Scrooge: ‘Why I hate Swedish Christmas’
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Ebenezer Scrooge: ‘Why I hate Swedish Christmas’

‘Cancel Christmas parties’: Oslo extends city’s Covid-19 restrictions

‘Cancel Christmas parties’: Oslo extends city’s Covid-19 restrictions

Here’s how much Norwegians spent on Christmas

Here’s how much Norwegians spent on Christmas

World’s biggest pooping marzipan pig? It must be Christmas in Norway

World’s biggest pooping marzipan pig? It must be Christmas in Norway

Which of these Norwegian Christmas traditions is the strangest?

Which of these Norwegian Christmas traditions is the strangest?

Norway told to brace for Christmas storms

Norway told to brace for Christmas storms

Norway school accused of censoring Christmas songs

Norway school accused of censoring Christmas songs

This is how big Black Friday has become in Norway

This is how big Black Friday has become in Norway

Is ‘Little Christmas Eve’ dying out in Norway?

Is ‘Little Christmas Eve’ dying out in Norway?

No record for Norway gingerbread town

No record for Norway gingerbread town

Christmas consent form irks Norway parents

Christmas consent form irks Norway parents

Fighter jet Christmas cookie uproar in Norway

Fighter jet Christmas cookie uproar in Norway

Norwegians to decrease Christmas spending

Norwegians to decrease Christmas spending

Norway singer ‘ruins Christmas’ for Oasis fans

Norway singer ‘ruins Christmas’ for Oasis fans

Hearty Norwegians hit the gym at Christmas

Hearty Norwegians hit the gym at Christmas

No ho ho for Norway Christmas tree exports

No ho ho for Norway Christmas tree exports

Norway fells its London Christmas tree gift

Norway fells its London Christmas tree gift

Digital radio sales reach for the sky

Digital radio sales reach for the sky

Santa’s sleigh deemed fit to fly by Norway

Santa’s sleigh deemed fit to fly by Norway

Norway set for stormy Christmas Eve

Norway set for stormy Christmas Eve

Church slammed for ‘ironic’ Christmas site

Church slammed for ‘ironic’ Christmas site

Why Rudolph’s nose is so bright: Norway study

Why Rudolph’s nose is so bright: Norway study

Christmas star found in baby’s throat

Christmas star found in baby’s throat

Norway issues pre-Christmas reindeer slaughter threat

Norway issues pre-Christmas reindeer slaughter threat

Norwegians set world record for longest gingerbread train – again!

Norwegians set world record for longest gingerbread train – again!

Norwegians shun kitchen for prepacked Christmas

Norwegians shun kitchen for prepacked Christmas