Moving to another country is always a challenge, even if you come from a somewhat similar culture. Certain differences are obvious right from the start. You may have never been in Norway before, but you are most likely aware that the official language is Norwegian, weather is cold and the majority of the people are Christians. However, what about other aspects of everyday life that have never even crossed your mind? For instance, if you are moving toNorway, you are probably bringing with you a mobile phone. Is your charger compatible with power outlets used in Norway? Moreover, where exactly is the first floor in a building? Is it on ground level or is it one flight of stairs above it? Where should I look for a place to live and how do I meet new people?
We have prepared a “survival guide” for newcomers, with useful information about life in Norway.