Life in Norway Show
An English language guide to living and working in Norway, featuring interviews with both expats and Norwegians. Find out what it's like to live and work in Scandinavia, and whether Norway really is the happiest country on earth.
info_outline 42: Reading & Writing Books in Norway 07/23/2020
42: Reading & Writing Books in Norway Brian Talgo and Brynjulf Haugan are two writers living in Norway. Brian is an expat New Yorker and Brynjulf grew up in Canada, but both have lived in Norway for much of their lives. They are co-writing a trilogy of historical fiction, the first of which is called The Salt of Ancient Tears.
info_outline 41: Norwegian TV - Occupied and More 07/03/2020
41: Norwegian TV - Occupied and More It's time to talk Norwegian TV, including Okkupert (Occupied), Beforeigners and Ragnarok, among other favourites. Today I’m joined by Jack Esposito, co-host of a podcast all about Norwegian TV and film called Pod for Norge.
info_outline 39: Maria Amelie on Entrepreneurship for Migrants in Norway 06/03/2020
39: Maria Amelie on Entrepreneurship for Migrants in Norway Life in Norway Show Episode 39: One of Norway's most famous immigrants, Maria Amelie, tells us about her life as a teenage asylum seeker, how she got to return to Norway after being deported, and her new business Startup Migrants.
info_outline 36: Coronavirus Podcast: COVID-19 in Norway 03/21/2020
36: Coronavirus Podcast: COVID-19 in Norway Life in Norway Show Episode 36: The topic today is as I'm sure everyone will expect is the coronavirus in Norway. COVID-19 has disrupted everyday life in Norway like no other time outside of war. Much of the country is shut down with tens of thousands of people including me in home quarantine due to recent travels.
info_outline 35: British Ambassador in Norway 02/22/2020
35: British Ambassador in Norway Life in Norway Show Episode 35: The last few years have been uncertain times for Brits living all across Europe, and in Norway. I'm joined today by Richard Wood, the British Ambassador, to talk Brexit, the future of the UK's relationship with Norway, and his life in Oslo.
info_outline 34: Living an Island Life on Skrova, Lofoten 08/16/2019
34: Living an Island Life on Skrova, Lofoten Life in Norway Show Episode 34: What's it like living on a small island in northern Norway? We find out as the Life in Norway Show chats to some of the people who call Skrova their home.
info_outline 31: Enjoying the Outdoors in Oslo, Norway 05/10/2019
31: Enjoying the Outdoors in Oslo, Norway Life in Norway Show Episode 31: There’s plenty of ways to embrace the Norwegian outdoors lifestyle even if you live in the capital city. One person who knows that better than most is Curtis Rojak, founder of Viking Biking.
info_outline 30: Long-Distance Cycling in Norway 05/03/2019
30: Long-Distance Cycling in Norway Life in Norway Show Episode 30: Andrew Sykes is a British author and long-distance cyclist. He chose to take on an almighty challenge, cycling from the south of Spain to the very north of Norway. Rather him than me! Having said that I am rather envious, as such a trip must take you through places the majority of us won't ever see.
info_outline 29: The Wandering Norwegian 04/26/2019
29: The Wandering Norwegian Life in Norway Show Episode 29: Since the Viking Age, Norwegians have been known as travellers, but today's guest takes things a step further. Gunnar Garfors is a Norwegian journalist, globetrotter, and author of 'How I Ran Out Of Countries'.
info_outline 27: Sport and Play in Norway 04/12/2019
27: Sport and Play in Norway Life in Norway Show Episode 27: Mike Emery, CEO of Oslo sports broadcasting company Joymo, joins us to talk about Norwegian sports club culture and how he's working to get more kids playing sport not just in Norway, but all around the world.
info_outline 18: Ref Bobby Madley: From Premier League to Norway 12/28/2018
18: Ref Bobby Madley: From Premier League to Norway For episode 18 of the Life in Norway Show I'm joined by referee Bobby Madley.
info_outline LIN 16: Art, Design & Creativity in Norway 11/30/2018
LIN 16: Art, Design & Creativity in Norway For episode 16 of the Life in Norway Show I'm joined by American artist Elizabeth Ramsey, director of Blank Space Oslo, an ambitious art collective and creative space in the Norwegian capital.