All the things we associate this day with, which I mentioned in my previous post, weren’t there today. There was no ice cream, hot dogs, suns, competitions, parades or creamed cakes. I would be lying if I said that I did not eat cake with cream today. Because I did. And it was good! Biology … More Happy exam day!
Today is Norway’s constitution day! This day is all about hot dogs, ice creams, sunny weather, marching bands, cakes with a cream-overdose, Norwegian flags, parades and national costumes! First, the children with their kindergarten or schools will walk in a parade. Some hours later, the russ will have their own parade with a theme for … More Gratulerer med dagen!
17th of May, our constitution day, is approaching and it is time to take our “bunads” out of the closet! The bunad is the national costume of Norway and looks different in the different parts of the country. Read more about background and pictures of the different types here. In Rogaland, we have a Rogalandsbunad, most … More 17th of May