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  • Handball

    Handball is a popular sport in Norway, next to football (soccer). The fun thing about handball is that the girls are often better than the boys! Norway's kvinnelandslaget i håndball...

  • Norwegian Films Gone International

    Norway has a relatively small film industry, which punches out about a dozen or so international releases a year. Most of these pass unnoticed by the foreign audience. However, there is a good...

  • Norwegian Comics: Pondus

    Pondus is by far the most popular Norwegian comic strip to have emerged in the last decade. The strip, named after the main character, was the brainchild of cartoonist Frode Øverli and set a...

  • Harstad Kulturhus

    Most cities in Norway have a culture house.

    The Harstad Kutlurhus is the largest Arts complex in Northern Norway. It was opened in 1992 by King Harald V and is the home of the North Norwegian...