Capital: Oslo

Currency: Norwegian Krone (NOK)

Country Code: +47

Do I need a Visa? Visas are required for visitors from some countries- best to consult Visit Norway for your specific country’s requirements

How will I charge my devices? Norway’s electrical current is 220v, 50 Hz

How do I get there?  Well, if you’re heading to Oslo (OSL) and flying from…
New York: 8  hours
Los Angeles: 14.5 hours
Toronto: 11.5  hours
Sao Paulo: 14.5  hours
London: 2.2 hours

 

Geography:  Norway lies in northern Europe, in the Scandinavian Peninsula bordered by the Atlantic Ocean to the west, and boasting one of the longest and most dramatic coastlines on the planet containing over 50,000 islands within its boundaries.

Time Zones: GMT +1

How's the weather? Norway’s climate is surprisingly more pleasant than one may think.  Summer season runs from late June to August, with temperatures into the 80s F, however winters can be extremely frigid the further north one travels.  NB- Catch a glimpse of the famed Midnight Sun in Norway above the Arctic Circle and experience the phenomenon of nearly endless sunlight.