Norway

World
World Map
Europe
   

Norway Attractions

Fjords

Europe >> Norway >> Norway People and Society

People and Society of Norway

Norwegians have their roots in an old peasant culture and over the years many of the inhabitants have moved off the land and today the majority of Norwegians live in towns. The official language in Norway is Norwegian (Bokmal and Nynorsk).

The Sami here are the indigenous people of Norway with origins in the northern regions of Russia, Finland, Sweden and Norway, where they have lived for centuries by hunting, fishing and herding reindeer. A majority of Sami in Norway live in Finnmark. Many still pursue the nomadic life of their forefathers but the majority now live and work in much the same way as most Norwegians.


Live life to the fullest. Make a list of ‘ things to do before I die’ and tick ...
 

Share:         Email


Travel Tools

World Weather World Time Converter
Currency Converter World Holidays & Festival
Travel Health & Tips Travel Insurance
TrainsTravel Features
 
 


Subscribe
Subscribe
Get the latest and the best on travel
Downloads
Downloads
Free Desktop Calendars!
Facebook
Stay Connected!
Come join our interactive community
Twitter
Quick Updates
Latest News, Deals, Views & more
 
© 2001 - 2020 JourneyMart.com. All rights reserved. Useful Links