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Righteous Among the Nations

Last Thursday Oslo Photo Tour was invited to the very special ceremony in Oslo city hall. Four Norwegians were named Righteous …

Tante Ju

Junkers Ju 52 used to be the Luftwaffe’s workhorse and one of the most popular transport aircraft. Like all airplanes, it …

Provocative House

This house – or rather its gates are so unusual that in 1992 it became the reason for a curious case: German …

The devil is in the detail

It has now been more than a year since I became interested in collecting photographs made by German soldiers in Oslo …

Innovation Cubed

My job as an Airbnb photographer opens up for me a lot of homes, where I would otherwise never have the …

Subtle Humor

And yet, you have to be a person with a special sense of humor to make a decision to install the …

Oldest Airport in Norway

Kjeller airfield is the oldest continuously operating airport in Norway and one of the oldest in the world. It was established …

Nacreous Clouds

Today’s rare guest in Oslo sky is nacreous cloud. It forms when the fading light at sunset passes through tiny ice …

Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!

What is a snow machine doing in front of Royal palace in Oslo? It might be a great brainteaser. In any …

139 Old Norse Words That Invaded The English Language

Without the Vikings, English would be missing some awesome words like berserk, ugly, muck, skull, knife, die, and cake!
BY JOHN-ERIK JORDAN

When I …